Who's Afraid of Life After Death?

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Article discussing the academy's refusal to examine the evidence for an afterlife, and tendency to cling to materialism as if it were a priori true, instead of a posteriori false. The author suggests several explanations for the monumental failure of curiosity on the part of academia.

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5-24 p. ; 23 cm.

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Grossman, Neal Autumn 2002.

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  • Grossman, Neal Neal Grossman, Ph.D.; University of Illinois at Chicago

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Article discussing the academy's refusal to examine the evidence for an afterlife, and tendency to cling to materialism as if it were a priori true, instead of a posteriori false. The author suggests several explanations for the monumental failure of curiosity on the part of academia.

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5-24 p. ; 23 cm.

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  • Journal of Near-Death Studies, 21(1), Human Sciences Press, Fall 2002, pp. 5-24

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  • OCLC: 14781775 | External Link
  • ISSN: 0891-4494
  • Library of Congress Control Number: 88-648131
  • Library of Congress Control Number: sn 86-2701
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc799144

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  • Publication Title: Journal of Near-Death Studies
  • Volume: 21
  • Issue: 1
  • Pages: 5-24

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Journal of Near-Death Studies

The Journal of Near-Death Studies is a scholarly peer-reviewed journal devoted to the field of near-death studies. It is published on a quarterly basis by the International Association for Near-Death Studies. The Journal began publication in 1982 under the name Anabiosis which was changed to its current title in 1986 with the start of Volume 6.

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Journal of Near-Death Studies, Volume 21, Number 1, Fall 2002 (Journal/Magazine/Newsletter)

Journal of Near-Death Studies, Volume 21, Number 1, Fall 2002

Quarterly journal publishing papers related to near-death experiences, including research reports; theoretical or conceptual statements; expressions of a scientific, philosophic, religious, or historical perspective on the study of near-death experiences; cross-cultural studies; individual case histories; and personal accounts of experiences or related phenomena.

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Journal for Near-Death Studies, Volume 21, Number 1, Fall 2002, ark:/67531/metadc799403

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  • Autumn 2002

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Grossman, Neal. Who's Afraid of Life After Death?, article, Autumn 2002; AH Dordrecht, The Netherlands. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc799144/: accessed September 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .