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ganzfeld (gyanzˑ·fld),

n a technique developed to research mental imagery and anomalous cognition using visual deprivation, in which a subject is situated in a uniform visual field by wearing translucent, monochromatic goggles and in an analogous audio field using white noise playing through headphones.

ganzfeld

A visual stimulus that consists of completely homogeneous and colourless luminance conditions throughout. It is used especially when recording the standard electroretinogram.
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BACK in 2005, Faye, a 24-year-old Liverpool psychology student at a local university, decided to dabble with the Ganzfeld Effect - a state of altered consciousness in the mind of a person once the outside world is shut off.
1989) to account for outcomes in a set of classic parapsychological studies--his criticism was suitably scathing, but where he felt that such interactions could be constructive--such as in his initial debate with Ray Hyman concerning the early ganzfeld work--he was a willing and respectful adversary (cf.
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Essays detail the contributions of psychiatrist Jule Eisenbud; a research project on the effects of group consciousness on electronic random event generators; dream ESP studies; the importance of theory-driven research and the theories of psychopraxia, mediated instrumental response, and synchronicity; Bayesian and quantum modeling approaches to analyzing evidence of ESP with participants in the Ganzfeld state; the application of consciousness to parapsychology; physiological studies that investigate parapsychology at the unconscious level; the anomalies associated with distant healing; and expanding parapsychology research and knowledge.
For the past four years, Matmos has been conducting parapsychological experiments based off the classic ganzfeld experiments, which use sensory deprivation and telepathic messaging to search for evidence of extrasensory perception, or ESP.
This became known as the Ganzfeld Effect and it comes from the brain inventing sensations to make up for what's missing.
But the way that his Ganzfeld installations immersed me into these pure, saturated hues was an experience that I simply did not expect, and after reading about the concepts behind these pieces they gained greater depth.
Despite its broad scope (bringing under scrutiny the disorder of Western canonical structures of thought and writing during the last decades is no small feat), the book is successfully circumscribed by way of five themes to which the canon has been blind: dirt, domesticity, performance, maternity and ganzfeld (or silence), through which the authors work to rethink the official catalogue of the good.
One hundred and four non-shamans were randomly assigned to one of three conditions: Drumming, Ganzfeld, or Sitting Quietly with Eyes Open.
After each cat was prepared, strobe flash stimuli were presented in an LKC Technologies ganzfeld and dark-adapted ERGs were recorded.
Ganzfeld psi performance within an artistically gifted population.