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By Isador H Coriat

Irregular Psychology presents a radical grounding for undergraduate scholars with very little past wisdom of this advanced quarter of psychology. the focal point is on medical descriptions, utilizing illustrative case reviews, and at the implications of the most important theoretical views and proper empirical facts for medical treatment.

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Sometimes the writing was faint, but on other occasions the hand wrote rapidly and with such great force that the pencil point became frequently broken or the sheet of paper torn. Under some conditions mere marks and scrawls would be produced; at other times, words and sentences. As a rule, however, even the sentences were rather vague in their meaning, while any elaborate fabrications were entirely absent. The subject was very easily hypnotized and on several occasions, while in a normal condition, she spontaneously experienced a sense of unreality.

For Psychical Research, Vol. XX, October, 1906. 36 EXPLORATION OF THE SUBCONSCIOUS giving myself the opportunity of recognizing any impression that I might have. I continued this daily. ” These attempts were continued daily for about two weeks and only three attempts were made during the following month. Then, on resuming the experiments, the first successful result was obtained. A strong impulse to change the position of the pencil was felt, and, “in obedience to the impulse I took the pencil between my thumb and first finger and after a few nonsense words, it wrote rapidly in Latin.

But in such a manner that Mr. G. could hear, and said, “Mr. G. ” Immediately Mr. G. ” This was done because it was well known to the other members of the party that Mr. G. had a THE SUBCONSCIOUS 27 profound distaste for chocolate pie. Meanwhile the waiter had brought the dessert (chocolate pie) to Mr. , who by that time had finished his conversation with Professor H. Then, as if just coming to himself, Mr. G. turned to his companion and said, “Who said chocolate pie? ” In the second case, a woman had given a check for a certain amount.

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