study of hypnotism

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  • neurypnology — neurohypnolˈogy or neurypnolˈogy noun Old names for the science of hypnotism • • • Main Entry: ↑neur neurypnology noun see ↑neurohypnology above • • • Main Entry: ↑neur …   Useful english dictionary

  • neurypnology —   n. study of hypnotism and of sleep …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • James Braid (physician) — James Braid (June 19, 1795 ndash; March 25, 1860), was born in Fife, and was the son of James Braid and Anne Suttie. He married Margaret Mason (or Meason) on 17 November 1813. They had two children, James (b. 1822), and a daughter.An eminent… …   Wikipedia

  • Hypnosis — For the states induced by hypnotic drugs, see Sleep and Unconsciousness. Hypnotized redirects here. For other uses, see Hypnotized (disambiguation). Hypnosis Applications Hypnotherapy Stage hypnosis Self hypnosis Origins Animal magnetism Franz… …   Wikipedia

  • hypnotism and hallucinations —    Hypnotism is known under many names, including hypnosis, neurohypnosis, neurypnology, artificial somnambulism, and Braidism. All these terms are used to denote the procedure or the state induced by that procedure, by means of which a hypnotist …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

  • James Braid (Arzt) — James Braid James Braid (* 1795 in Fife (Schottland); † 25. März 1860) war ein schottischer Arzt, der in Manchester praktizierte. Braid studierte an der Universität Edinburgh und wurde 1841 durch eine Demonstration des französischen – andere… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • History of hypnosis — This article is about the development of concepts, beliefs and practices related to hypnosis from prehistoric to modern times. Early history Although often viewed as one continuous history, it is important to note that hypnosis per se did not… …   Wikipedia

  • James Braid (médecin) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir James Braid. James Braid James Braid, né dans le district de Fife en Écosse le 17 juin …   Wikipédia en Français

  • James Braid — James Braid. James Braid (* 1795 – 1860), neurocirujano escocés. Logró importantes avances en el campo de la hipnosis, término que él mismo acuñó. Biografía Nació en Fife y estudió en la Universidad de Edimburgo. Trabajó en Escocia durante un… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Braid — Braid, James, Arzt, geb. 1795 in der Grafschaft Fife in Schottland, gest. 25. März 1860 in Manchester, wurde Arzt bei den Bergwerken von Leads Hill in Lanarkshire und lebte später in Manchester. Er entdeckte 1841, daß das längere Anstarren… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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