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Towards a science of mind shizophrenia, mysticism, artistic creativity, scientific discovery, psychedelic experience and extrasensory perception as functions of a symbo-organismic scheme of human mental functioning by Ivan Halford Ellingham

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Published .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Intellect,
  • Knowledge, Theory of,
  • Psychology,
  • Parapsychology -- Research

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Edition Notes

Statementby Ivan Halford Ellingham
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 753 leaves :
Number of Pages753
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22773226M

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