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Representations of Self-Hypnosis in Personal Narratives

  • Erika Fromm
  • Andrew M. Boxer
  • Daniel P. Brown

Abstract

In a longitudinal study of self-hypnosis (SH), 33 subjects practiced SH one hour per day for four weeks. The subjects recorded their experiences following each daily SH sessions.

Keywords

Personal Narrative Expansive Attention Concentrative Attention Chess Game Attention Concentration 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Erika Fromm
    • 1
  • Andrew M. Boxer
    • 1
  • Daniel P. Brown
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Behavioral SciencesUniversity of ChicagoChicagoUSA

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