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Symbolic Aspects of Hypnagogic Imagery Associated with Theta EEG Feedback

  • George W. Oliver
  • Louis Breger
  • Robert Zanger

Abstract

In recent years, dream research has focused on the physiological correlates of sleeping and dreaming, and, in particular, on REM sleep. Also, comparisons have been made between the dream content of REM and non-REM states including sleep-onset stages (Foulkes and Vogel, 1974; Foulkes and Fleisher, 1975). However, very little work has been done with these kinds of techniques to learn more about the meaning and function of the dream contents to the individual dreamer.

Keywords

Altered State Symbolic Process Dream Content Symbolic Aspect Individual Dreamer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • George W. Oliver
    • 1
  • Louis Breger
    • 2
  • Robert Zanger
    • 1
  1. 1.Newton Center for Clinical HypnosisLos AngelesUSA
  2. 2.Department of HumanitiesCalifornia Institute of TechnologyPasadenaUSA

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