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Joseph Banks Rhine (949)

Interests
Experimental, philosophical
Profession
Parapsychologist
Nationality
American
Born
1895, Pennsylvania, USA
Died
1980, North Carolina, USA
Short Biography
Joseph Banks Rhine (September 29, 1895 – February 20, 1980), usually known as J. B. Rhine, was an American botanist who founded scientific research in parapsychology as a branch of psychology, founding the parapsychology lab at Duke University, the ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • BA University of Chicago, 1922
  • MS University of Chicago, 1923
  • PhD University of Chicago, 1925
Appointments & Honors
  • Instructor, University of West Virginia and Thompson Institute
  • Duke University: Hon. Postdoctoral Fellow, Professor
  • Director, Foundation for Research on the Nature of Man
  • President, Society for Psychical Research
  • Editor: Journal of Parapsychology, Parapsychology Today, 1968
  • Co-Editor: Citadel, Progress in Parapsychology, 1971
Principal Publications
  • 1934 Extra-Sensory Perception. Boston Society for Physical Research.
  • 1937 New Frontiers of the Mind. Farrar & Rinehart.
  • 1940 Extra-Sensory Perception after 60 Years. Bruce Humphries (with J. G. Pratt, B. M. Smith, C. E. Stuart and J. A. Greenwood).
  • 1942 A confirmatory study of salience in precognition tests. Journal of Parapsychology, 6, 190-219 (with B. Humphrey).
  • 1943 The psychokinetic effect: I. The first experiment. Journal of Parapsychology, 7, 20-43 (with L. E. Rhine).
  • 1945 Telepathy and clairvoyance reconsidered. Journal of Parapsychology, 9, 176-93.
  • 1951 Telepathy and human personality. Journal of Parapsychology, 15, 6-39.
  • 1953 New World of the Mind. William Sloane.
  • 1956 Research on spirit survival re-examined. Journal of Parapsychology, 20, 121-31.
  • 1957 Parapsychology. Thomas (with J. G. Pratt)
  • 1960 On parapsychology and the nature of man. In S. Hook (ed.), Dimensions of Mind. New York University Press.
  • 1969 Psi-missing re-examined. Journal of Parapsychology, 33, 136-57.
  • 1975 Psi methods recexamined. Journal of Parapsychology, 39, 38-58.
  • 1977 History of experimental studies. In B. B. Wolman (ed.), Handbook of Parapsychology. Van Nostrand Reinhold.
  • 1978 A search for the nature of mind. In T. S. Krawiec (ed.), The Psychologists, vol. 3. Clinical Publishing (with L. E. Rhine).