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Mind is the true individuality Doctrines Socrates

Double consciousness Man is not always a valid

witness of his own actions - London Society for Psy-
chical Research James on Myers - Myers quoted
Obstacles in the way of progress in psychical research
- Dual theory not a new one. Pioneers in the study
of psychic phenomena-Subconscious mind — Flournoy
- Hudson Hudson's hypothesis - Different names
for the subjective mind James quoted Automatic
writing W. T. Stead Reasoning powers of the
Purpose of chapter to show that

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there is a subconscious region of mind.

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perience in recovery of ideas

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Subjective mind be-

comes a servant-Automatic writing-Schopenhauer-
Subjective mind educated through the objective mind
Illumination of self-styled seers Case of recovery of
bank key Synchronism of two minds - How people
come to believe in spiritism — Association of ideas —
Subjective memory is perfect — Talent and genius
- Creative powers of the subconscious region of mind
Richter on genius - Subjective activities of genius
Lombroso on genius - Subjective mind dominates in
genius Poetry - Lord Macaulay on Milton - Vast
resources of the subjective mind - Music and poetry
are largely subjective creations - The will should direct
the course of reverie We cannot measure the re-
sources of the subconscious - Subconscious premises
- Education of poets Wordsworth's poetry The

true education will develop reason and volition and the

imagination as well.

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Fixed laws of the subjective mind Music, mathemat-
ics and measurement of time Mathematical prodigies
-Music among idiots and the insane-Music a subjec-
tive creation Hudson on fixed laws Blind Tom
Mozart's description of how he composed Reason or
the will plays a small part in musical production
Measurement of time Hysteria - Hypnotic subjects
calls - Idiot measured time
by animals - Case of sparrows

Case of waking at

Measurement of time

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knowing when Sunday came

The subconscious re-

gion until recently not understood - Telepathy — Im-
portance of the study of the subjective region of mind.

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Telepathy, a power of the subjective mind The

normal communication between subjective minds

The word "telepathy" defined - Has usually been pro-

duced under abnormal conditions Can travel to a

distant mind and bring back information Many have

had telepathic experiences which have been called coin-

cidences-Importance of telepathic hypothesis-Several

cases from "The Unknown" - Desire is a stimulus to

telepathic activity - Sleep or objective abeyance the

most favorable condition for telepathy - - Deferred

percipiency - Mrs. M.'s case of information of her

husband's death- Case of intentional telepathy - Some

people are better percipients than others · Verified

dreams The author's experiences in unintentional

telepathy Frequent telepathic communications be-

tween the members of a friend's family - Case of tele-

pathic impression from Berlin to Stockholm which was

thought to be a coincidence in dream - Camille Flam-

marion's discussion of telepathy - Dental surgery under

local anesthesia produced by the author through tele-

pathic suggestion - Perfect rapport between the author's

mind and the patient's mind Tobacco cure - - Cured

tobacco habit without patient's knowledge-The phenom-

enon of telepathy has given rise to spiritistic notions

Spiritist mediums are active telepathists - Mr. Hudson

on telepathy Discussion of how the subjective mind

can bring back detailed information - Vibratory theory

not plausible The phenomena of an astrologer

Telepathic impressions upon animals Experiment

with ants William T. Stead's automatic writing and

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with the patient — An unconscious patient is awake to
suggestions-More mental rapport between patient and
doctor than is usually realized The sick are very
susceptible to telepathic influences - Christian Science
- Auto-suggestion should be understood by young and
old Case of death by auto-suggestion - Belief in the
objective mind becomes suggestion to subjective mind
The sick should be led into strong desire to get well-

Morbid thoughts of chronic sufferers Physician's ig-

norance of the power of suggestion - Faith becomes

auto-suggestion How to suggest to self- Cease all

harmful suggestions - Value of frequent reiteration —

Acts often repeated tend to recur - Hudson - Persist-

ence in auto-suggestion is the prime factor in subjective

development Lessons from Christian Science
Repetition The subjective mind will respond more
faithfully with each success Conclusion.

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Progress The materialist finds

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Maudsley - Mind localization

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