The Structure and Function of Near-Death Experiences: An Algorithmic Reincarnation Hypothesis

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Article examining a modification of the traditional doctrine of reincarnation that takes into account biological and cultural evolution. This allows an understanding of how the attributes of NDEs could have undergone selection even though all opportunities for mating have already passed at the time of death.

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101-118 p. ; 23 cm.

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Murphy, Todd Winter 2001.

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Article examining a modification of the traditional doctrine of reincarnation that takes into account biological and cultural evolution. This allows an understanding of how the attributes of NDEs could have undergone selection even though all opportunities for mating have already passed at the time of death.

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101-118 p. ; 23 cm.

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  • Journal of Near-Death Studies, 20(2), Human Sciences Press, Winter 2001, pp. 101-118

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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/metadc799292

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  • Publication Title: Journal of Near-Death Studies
  • Volume: 20
  • Issue: 2
  • Pages: 101-118

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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 20, Number 2, Winter 2001

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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Murphy, Todd. The Structure and Function of Near-Death Experiences: An Algorithmic Reincarnation Hypothesis, article, Winter 2001; AH Dordrecht, The Netherlands. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc799292/: accessed September 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .