The Conscious Universe has ratings and 39 reviews. Cooper said: Brief Review Physicist-turned-parapsychologist Dean Radin demonstrates in almost pai. The Conscious Universe — The Scientific Truth of Psychic Phenomena. by Dean Radin. Psychic Phenomena: Unquestionably. This myth-shattering book explains the evidence for the veracity of psychic phenomena, uniting the teachings of mystics, the theories of quantum physics, and.
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This page was last edited on 31 Decemberat It is not even based upon the results of a few scientific experiments.
The Conscious Universe: The Scientific Truth of Psychic Phenomena
French recounts that the medium Florence Cook was caught in acts of trickery and two of the Fox sisters confessed to fraud, but that Radin did not mention this fact.
While Radin’s books have been reviewed favorably by groups that give general reviews such as Publishers Weekly and Kirkus Reviews  reviews from dena and skeptics have been generally negative. See, for example, the very thorough Carroll review. Mar 14, blakeR rated it liked it Shelves: Despite this, he still refuses to acknowledge it, though. Shame really because this subject fascinates just about everyone.
The Conscious Universe by Dean Radin – Book Review – The Skeptic’s Dictionary –
A fantastic subject, some really worthwhile moments in the book, which do cause you to reflect and wonder Group meditations can have an effect. They wonderfully expand the concept conscuous reality to include the theory of how everything in the universe is related to everything else.
Exactly what it is and how it works remain a mystery inbut a reasonable connection can be made to quantum mechanics. This too is a well-known and well-studied effect in conventional Psychology. I suppose that the evidence he presented was mostly convincing, but it left me unlverse suspicious.
The book was reviewed by the philosopher and skeptic Robert Todd Carroll in a thirteen-page chapter-by-chapter critique which noted how Consdious had not cited the skeptical literature on the subject of parapsychology.
However, since this is from more than twenty years ago, I wouldn’t call the book and whole thing a “closed case” but rather something extremely worthy of consideration and investigation which calls for a deeper update and comparision with the current debate. But Radin also is prejudging things: Dec 26, Erik Graff rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: So how do you explain this?
Further in the rxdin, Radin picks a test made at Princeton which claimed that:. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Is univerrse mind merely conscuous mechanistic, information-processing bundle of neurons? May 28, Christian rated it really liked it Shelves: May 22, Harrison rated it really liked it Shelves: Psychic, or “psi” phenomena fall into two general categories.
Sects and Violence in the Ancient World. This position is known in philosophy as dualism.
This is that book. My general approach to the creative works that I review consciouus is to look at each item in terms of what affect it is likely to have on the people who watch, read, or listen to it.
Rather, he devotes more than a few pages explaining the commonly voiced opposition to the reality of psi. The Road from Foolishness to Fraud. Living people births Parapsychologists American classical violinists American male violinists American fiddlers American banjoists People from Petaluma, California Consciousness studies.
It is “must” reading for any scholar interested in the field, but it is written in such an accessible style that lay readers will also find it both appealing and rewarding. Still, I have donscious remember that it is a study, some research work. But keep in mind that practically all scientific experimentation relies on statistics, and almost all current theories of the fundamental functions of the universe are probabilistic.