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The Resource The stepchildren of science : psychical research and parapsychology in Germany, c. 1870-1939, Heather Wolffram

The stepchildren of science : psychical research and parapsychology in Germany, c. 1870-1939, Heather Wolffram

Label
The stepchildren of science : psychical research and parapsychology in Germany, c. 1870-1939
Title
The stepchildren of science
Title remainder
psychical research and parapsychology in Germany, c. 1870-1939
Statement of responsibility
Heather Wolffram
Title variation
Psychical research and parapsychology in Germany, c. 1870-1939
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Leading the reader through the darkened séance rooms and laboratories of Imperial and inter-war Germany, The Stepchildren of Science casts light on the emergence of psychical research and parapsychology in the German context. It looks, in particula
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wolffram, Heather
Dewey number
130.0943
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
BF1028.5.G3
LC item number
W65 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • W1
  • BF 1028.5.G3
NLM item number
  • CL933 v.88 2009
  • W858s 2009
Series statement
  • Clio medica Amsterdam, Netherlands,
  • Wellcome series in the history of medicine
Series volume
88
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parapsychology
  • Parapsychology
  • Parapsychology
  • Occultism
  • History, 20th Century
  • Parapsychology
  • History, 19th Century
  • History, 19th Century
  • History, 20th Century
  • Occultism
  • Germany
  • Schrenck-Notzing, Albert von
  • BMBF-Statusseminar
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT
  • Parapsychology
  • Germany
  • Parapsychologie
  • Forschung
  • Deutschland
Label
The stepchildren of science : psychical research and parapsychology in Germany, c. 1870-1939, Heather Wolffram
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of Images; List of Abbreviations; Glossary; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 The Emergence of Psychical Research in Imperial Germany; 2 Hypnotism, Lay Medicine and Psychical Research at the Fin de Siècle; 3 In the Laboratory of the Geisterbaron: Experimental Parapsychology in Germany; 4 An Holistic Science: Philosophical Renewal and Official Response; 5 Parapsychology in the Courtroom: Occult Trials, Expertise and Authority during the Weimar Republic; 6 Parapsychology on the Couch: The Psychology of Occult Belief in Germany; Conclusion
Control code
560062821
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (342 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789042027299
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
portraits
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560062821
Label
The stepchildren of science : psychical research and parapsychology in Germany, c. 1870-1939, Heather Wolffram
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of Images; List of Abbreviations; Glossary; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 The Emergence of Psychical Research in Imperial Germany; 2 Hypnotism, Lay Medicine and Psychical Research at the Fin de Siècle; 3 In the Laboratory of the Geisterbaron: Experimental Parapsychology in Germany; 4 An Holistic Science: Philosophical Renewal and Official Response; 5 Parapsychology in the Courtroom: Occult Trials, Expertise and Authority during the Weimar Republic; 6 Parapsychology on the Couch: The Psychology of Occult Belief in Germany; Conclusion
Control code
560062821
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (342 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789042027299
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
portraits
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560062821

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