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Journal of Near-Death Studies

, Volume 11, Issue 4, pp 223–229 | Cite as

Further evidence for veridical perception during near-death experiences

  • Kenneth Ring
  • Madelaine Lawrence
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Abstract

We briefly survey research designed to validate alleged out-of-body perceptions during near-death experiences. Most accounts of this kind that have surfaced since Michael Sabom's work are unsubstantiated self-reports or, as in claims of visual perception of blind persons, completely undocumented or fictional, but there have been some reports that were corroborated by witnesses. We briefly present and discuss three new cases of this kind.

Keywords

Visual Perception Blind Person Veridical Perception 
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© Human Sciences Press, Inc. 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Kenneth Ring
    • 1
  • Madelaine Lawrence
    • 2
  1. 1.the Department of PsychologyUniversity of ConnecticutStorrs
  2. 2.Hartford HospitalHartford

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