Near-Death Experiences While Drowning: Dying Is Not the End of Consciousness!

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Due to advances in resuscitation and defibrillation practices over the past decades, people are returning from the brink of death in numbers unprecedented in human history. Of the millions of people who survive drowning each year, about 20% report a near-death experience (NDE): a reported memory of profound psychological events that contain certain paranormal, transcendental, and mystical features. NDEs are usually hyperreal and lucid experiences dominated by pleasurable feelings and more rarely dominated by distressed feelings. This book presents a summary of 40 years of research on NDEs. It contains 22 drowning NDE accounts and recommendations for how water safety ... continued below

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xiv, 140 p. : ill.

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Holden, Janice Miner & Avramidis, Stathis 2015.

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  • Holden, Janice Miner Janice Miner Holden, Ed.D., is a professor of counseling at the University of North Texas, USA, who has researched near-death experiences for over 30 years.
  • Avramidis, Stathis Stathis Avramidis, Ph.D., is an award-winning authority on water safety at the Hellenic Center for Disease Control & Prevention, Greece.

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Due to advances in resuscitation and defibrillation practices over the past decades, people are returning from the brink of death in numbers unprecedented in human history. Of the millions of people who survive drowning each year, about 20% report a near-death experience (NDE): a reported memory of profound psychological events that contain certain paranormal, transcendental, and mystical features. NDEs are usually hyperreal and lucid experiences dominated by pleasurable feelings and more rarely dominated by distressed feelings. This book presents a summary of 40 years of research on NDEs. It contains 22 drowning NDE accounts and recommendations for how water safety professionals can use NDE-related information in their work with people they successfully resuscitate.

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xiv, 140 p. : ill.

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Holden, Janice Miner & Avramidis, Stathis. Near-Death Experiences While Drowning: Dying Is Not the End of Consciousness!, book, 2015; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc701339/: accessed August 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .