The Language of Mediums and Psychics

The Language of Mediums and Psychics Author Robin Wooffitt
ISBN-10 9781351887175
Year 2017-03-02
Pages 232
Language en
Publisher Routledge
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Every week thousands of people in Europe and the USA consult psychic practitioners. Communication is crucial to the performance of psychic powers in a range of settings. Psychic practitioners use language to demonstrate their powers, whether they are reporting the words of their spirit contacts or interpreting the spread of Tarot cards. Their clients also accept or reject this information through talk. This book presents the first sustained study of the verbal interaction between the various kinds of psychic practitioners and their clients. Using conversation analysis, Robin Wooffitt examines the structure of the interaction, focusing on the ways in which psychic practitioners and their clients establish the authenticity of the claimed paranormal powers. Adopting a neutral standpoint towards the status of the claims of psychic practitioners, the book raises important issues about the role of social science in understanding the activities of psychic practitioners and other kinds of parapsychological phenomena. This highly original study will appeal to students and scholars of discourse studies, and to sociologists interested in conversation analysis. It is written in a style accessible to non-specialists, and will also interest parapsychologists and social scientists studying psychic phenomena and the paranormal.

Top 50 Psychics

Top 50 Psychics Author Jennifur Diamond
ISBN-10 1682701174
Year 2016-03-15
Pages 154
Language en
Publisher Tate Publishing & Enterprises
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Have you ever been curious about seeing a psychic because you're at a crossroad in your life and unsure which direction to go or you wanted to consult with a medium who can make a connection with your loved one that has passed on. Whatever piqued your interest towards a psychic, Top 50 Psychics has it all with a diverse group of men and women each one bringing their own unique way of relaying answers to the many questions a client may have. The Top 50 Psychics will leave no stone unturned for the inquiring minds that want to know.

All Women Are Psychics

All Women Are Psychics Author Diane Stein
ISBN-10 9780307783769
Year 2011-03-30
Pages 360
Language en
Publisher Crossing Press
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Fascinating stories of psychic occurrences by over 70 women, interwoven through the text, illustrate the powers available to you when you discover your psychic powers. ALL WOMEN ARE PSYCHICS is an inspiring book that will help you reclaim this innate gift. Learn how to: Travel astrally. See other people’s auras. Regress to past lives. Interpret dreams. Test yourself for ESP. Predict the future. Contact your spirit guides. Dream lucidly. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Ghosts Spirits and Psychics The Paranormal from Alchemy to Zombies

Ghosts  Spirits  and Psychics  The Paranormal from Alchemy to Zombies Author Matt Cardin
ISBN-10 9781610696845
Year 2015-07-28
Pages 409
Language en
Publisher ABC-CLIO
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This fascinating work provides a complete overview of paranormal phenomena, including the beliefs, attitudes, and notable figures who have attempted to explain, defend, or debunk the mysteries behind the unknown. • Contains more than 120 factual entries as well as extensive excerpts from several primary documents in the area of the paranormal • Features contributions from noted experts in its field from across viewpoints—including believers and skeptics • Profiles a number of important individuals who have contributed to the history and study of the field • Includes such topics as near-death experiences, paranormal dreams, the supernatural, magic, and the occult

Psychics and Mediums in Canada

Psychics and Mediums in Canada Author Jean Porche
ISBN-10 9781770701670
Year 2005-06-01
Pages 232
Language en
Publisher Dundurn
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Whether you think psychics are limited to 900-line phone scams, or whether you are a believer, Psychics and Mediums in Canada is sure to intrigue you. Well-respected psychics, mediums, and readers from across the country - individuals possessing extraordinary gifts of psychic insight - are profiled within. You will also find a history of psychism in our country, frequently asked questions, what to expect from a reading and how to evaluate a psychic, and how to develop your own psychic gift.

The Truth About Psychics

The Truth About Psychics Author Sylvia Browne
ISBN-10 1439155658
Year 2009-12-01
Pages 272
Language en
Publisher Simon and Schuster
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HOW DO PSYCHIC ABILITIES WORK . . . AND HOW CAN YOU TELL IF THEY’RE REAL? Celebrity psychic and #1 New York Times bestselling author Sylvia Browne takes a fascinating look into the history of psychics dating from biblical times as she reveals the truth about spiritual phenomena like witches, talking boards, angels, astral projection, and more. Did you know . . . • If someone tells you that an object is “haunted,” they are probably fooling you. Objects can retain impressions of prior owners, but they don’t contain the spirits of those on the Other Side. • If you get rid of one item in your house, it should be the talking board. Using one is like leaving your front door unlocked, inviting anyone (good or evil) to waltz right in. • Sylvia didn’t believe in “living ghosts” until she had a terrifying experience that changed her mind. The phenomenon called a doppelgänger happened to her more than forty years ago. • It’s possible to tell if a psychic is giving you a good reading or just following a script. A few key phrases can give away a fake. Through a wealth of personal stories and research into the lives of great psychics, Sylvia offers solid advice on how to put valid procedures to use and ignore the rest. The Secret History of Psychics explains how you can spot a fraud and shows you how to tap into your own legitimate psychic skills!

Recession Escorts Psychics

Recession Escorts   Psychics Author Roy Z
ISBN-10 9781449060008
Year 2010-03
Pages 152
Language en
Publisher AuthorHouse
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Raj has lived an unconventional life. An Immigrant from India who in the search of the American Dream falters many a time and is hit hard during the Cycles of Recession, but he stands still and weathers it all. Raj is drawn into the world of Escorts & Psychics. He enjoys it all but in spite of all his success in life he is never in total control of his life for Raj's life has always been a roller coaster ride ....

Mysterious Minds The Neurobiology of Psychics Mediums and Other Extraordinary People

Mysterious Minds  The Neurobiology of Psychics  Mediums  and Other Extraordinary People Author Stanley Krippner Ph.D.
ISBN-10 9780313358678
Year 2009-11-12
Pages 219
Language en
Publisher ABC-CLIO
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An introduction to the scientific study of psychics and mediums—those who are frauds, those who are psychotic, and those whose claims seem to defy easy dismissal. • Includes essays from several expert contributors, each an accomplished scientific researcher in the fields of parapsychology, neurobiology, and cognitive neuroscience • Offers case studies on definitive episodes of both fraudulent and not-easily-disproven psychic events • Provides a bibliography of references and additional readings, including print and online resources

Psychic Powers

Psychic Powers Author Lisa Wade McCormick
ISBN-10 9781429633963
Year 2009-07-01
Pages 32
Language en
Publisher Capstone
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Some people have unexplained powers. They see things before they happen or they read people s minds. Do these people have psychic powers? Find out about these puzzling experiences and how science is trying to solve this mystery."

Psychics

Psychics Author Connie Colwell Miller
ISBN-10 0736867619
Year 2007-01-01
Pages 32
Language en
Publisher Capstone
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"Describes the history and study of psychics, and whether their amazing abilities are real or fake"--Provided by publisher.

Are Psychics of Satan

Are Psychics of Satan Author Valerie Thierry
ISBN-10 9781490830148
Year 2014-04-08
Pages
Language en
Publisher WestBow Press
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People wonder what the future holds for them; they would no doubt like to know for certain. But is it possible? It may be, but how desperate are you to know? Are you willing to risk being deceived just to believe in something you just want to hear and believe? Many wonder whether there really is a way of finding out. Will you regret your choice in putting your complete confidence in someone who claims they have all the answers? Will they be correct? Or will you suffer disappointment or beyond. It has been said that no one but Almighty God knows the future for anyone. Are you willing to seek his way for answers, or will you choose another way, a way that has been known to bring sorrow and counterfeit results--a way that has a reputation to continually fail, such as turning to a psychic?

Seven Psychics

Seven Psychics Author J.C. Diem
ISBN-10
Year 2014-11-18
Pages 290
Language en
Publisher Seize The Night Agency
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Alexis Levine has just graduated from high school and intends to join the Army as soon as she turns eighteen. Her dream is to become a sniper, just like her often absent father. During routine weapons practice, she meets Mark Steel, the head of a small team of agents who work for a mysterious organization. He needs someone with outstanding skills to help his squad destroy seven psychotic psychics. With her father overseas on a mission, she is the next best choice. Still reeling from the knowledge that psychics actually exist, Lexi agrees to become a temporary member of their team. From the first moment that she meets Reece Garrett, she is instantly drawn to him. He is strong, sexy and charismatic and unfortunately thinks of her as little more than a child. Agent Garrett and his team have a secret that few people are aware of. They are shape shifters who transform into ravenous beasts with every full moon. The upside of being shifters is that they possess a natural resistance to mind control, which makes them the perfect team to hunt the psychics. But Reece soon learns that some instincts are impossible for even him to deny. Caught in a mind trap that he can't escape from, he finds himself irresistibly drawn to the newest member of their team. (Keywords: free werewolf book, shifters, werewolves, paranormal romance, new adult paranormal romance, shifter series, werewolf series, young adult paranormal romance, coming of age paranormal romance, teen paranormal and urban, teen shifter series, teen werewolf romance)

Seers Witches and Psychics on Screen

Seers  Witches and Psychics on Screen Author Karin Beeler
ISBN-10 9780786452217
Year 2008-10-17
Pages 219
Language en
Publisher McFarland
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This book addresses the pervasive representation of women with unique visionary abilities in postfeminist television series and films from the 1990s to the present. These women mediate between the living and the dead or between different worlds of experience, redefining what it means to be "normal" and challenging the traditional boundary between science and the inner world of visionary, mystical experience. Part 1 includes a discussion of modern-day Cassandra figures, including the witches and other "seers" of the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel, Firefly, Charmed, Hex, and Tru Calling. Part 2 discusses modern television shows whose main characters represent a contemporary spin on Joan of Arc, including Joan of Arcadia and the short-lived Wonderfalls. Finally, Part 3 investigates female mediums and other "psychic detectives" in reality television series such as Psychic Investigators and Rescue Mediums; the popular television dramas Medium, Ghost Whisperer, and Afterlife; and contemporary films such as Ghost, The Gift, and Premonition.

Psychics Crooks and Unexplained Phenomena

Psychics  Crooks and Unexplained Phenomena Author Wolfgang Schmidt
ISBN-10 9780595250226
Year 2002-10-01
Pages 180
Language en
Publisher iUniverse
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Is there a real ‘Psychic’ out there? Could you trust the messages you are getting from the people who hold out to be in touch with other realities? Wolfgang Schmidt is a journalist and wanted an answer to those questions. He travelled the world to find the human being with the extra-sensory capacity. Was he successful? In his book Psychics, Crooks and unexplained phenomena Schmidt documents his encounters with mediums, mystics and scam artists. Coming from a background of no-nonsense, hard-nosed investigative journalism, the author looks at claimed phenomena with a jaundiced eye—and still is impressed with some of the incidents experienced in his travels. Schmidt’s writing is colourful and because the stage is the whole world, his stories grab you and make it fascinating reading—even if you are not interested in psychic phenomena. A book reviewer commented, “...it reminds me of the X-files.”