A team of international experts presents the history, recent developments, and controversies in the intriguing study of near-death experience.
* 14 tables
Number of pages: 316
Weight: 653 g
Dimensions: 229 x 156 x 30 mm
"Practitioners and researchers specializing in near-death experiences review the scientific literature in and from the perspectives of their various disciplines, mostly mental health, but also other health care fields and the social sciences. Among the topics are pleasurable western adult near-death experiences and their after effect, western children and teens, a census of non-western experiences to 2005, world religions, veridical perceptions, explanatory models, and practical applications of the research. Most of the 11 studies are based on presentations at a fall 2006 conference in Houston, Texas." - Reference & Research Book News