Over Easy: A Cultural Anthropologist's Near-Death Experience

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The author details a near-death experience which has caused him to find a new reality "replete with symbolic meanings that altered his view of life, death, and their intermediate cultural patterns." After his near-death experience (NDE), he faced NDE visions while unconscious and partially paralyzed for weeks, encountering "radiant knowledge and total love" and feeling no need to eat, drink or sleep. His visions have caused him to "abandon many typical cultural patterns." He replaces these patterns with "the recognition of the eternity granted by adherence to the present moment and of the remarkable worth and interest of everyone he ... continued below

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140-149 p. ; 23 cm.

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Gallagher, Patrick December 1982.

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The author details a near-death experience which has caused him to find a new reality "replete with symbolic meanings that altered his view of life, death, and their intermediate cultural patterns." After his near-death experience (NDE), he faced NDE visions while unconscious and partially paralyzed for weeks, encountering "radiant knowledge and total love" and feeling no need to eat, drink or sleep. His visions have caused him to "abandon many typical cultural patterns." He replaces these patterns with "the recognition of the eternity granted by adherence to the present moment and of the remarkable worth and interest of everyone he encounters."

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140-149 p. ; 23 cm.

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  • Anabiosis: The Journal for Near-Death Studies, 2(2), International Association for Near-Death Studies, December 1982, pp. 140-149

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  • OCLC: 9292119 | External Link
  • ISSN: 0743-6238
  • Library of Congress Control Number: 84-650150
  • Library of Congress Control Number: sn 84-9233
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc799298

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  • Publication Title: Anabiosis
  • Volume: 2
  • Issue: 2
  • Page Start: 140
  • Page End: 149
  • Pages: 10

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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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Over Easy: A Cultural Anthropologist's Near-Death Experience

The author details a near-death experience which has caused him to find a new reality "replete with symbolic meanings that altered his view of life, death, and their intermediate cultural patterns." After his near-death experience (NDE), he faced NDE visions while unconscious and partially paralyzed for weeks, encountering "radiant knowledge and total love" and feeling no need to eat, drink or sleep. His visions have caused him to "abandon many typical cultural patterns." He replaces these patterns with "the recognition of the eternity granted by adherence to the present moment and of the remarkable worth and interest of everyone he encounters."

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Anabiosis: The Journal for Near-Death Studies, Volume 2, Number 2, December 1982

Semi-annual 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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Gallagher, Patrick. Over Easy: A Cultural Anthropologist's Near-Death Experience, article, December 1982; Storrs, Connecticut. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc799298/: accessed November 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .