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LeShan, Lawrence L. 1920-

Overview
Works: 87 works in 361 publications in 14 languages and 9,009 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  History 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: BF1031, 158.12
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Most widely held works about Lawrence L LeShan
 
Most widely held works by Lawrence L LeShan
How to meditate : a guide to self-discovery by Lawrence L LeShan( Book )

33 editions published between 1974 and 1999 in English and French and held by 1,609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the benefits of meditation and explains both structured and unstructured methods for gaining greater spiritual awareness
The medium, the mystic, and the physicist : toward a general theory of the paranormal by Lawrence L LeShan( Book )

27 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this report on psychical research, the author describes his quest for a key to the meaning of impossible events
Cancer as a turning point : a handbook for people with cancer, their families, and health professionals by Lawrence L LeShan( Book )

37 editions published between 1979 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychotherapist Lawrence LeShan has worked with cancer patients for more than thirty-five years and his research has led people with cancer to find new, effective ways to fight for their lives. He has put his findings--full of meaning and purpose--into this revised edition that shows how psychological change, along with medical treatment, mobilizes a compromised immune system for healing. Included is a life-transforming workbook of hands-on exercises designed to help readers evaluate their inner selves and teach them how to get the most out of their immune systems by leading fuller, richer lives
Einstein's space and Van Gogh's sky : physical reality and beyond by Lawrence L LeShan( Book )

32 editions published between 1982 and 2002 in 4 languages and held by 876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lawrence LeShan and Henry Margenau argue that Western culture's precise and literal systems to explain reality were developed to accommodate the human need to control the environment, but that explainations fall short because they do not include non-physical
The psychology of war : comprehending its mystique and its madness by Lawrence L LeShan( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Continue to exist? And what, if anything, can be done to stop it? In this book Lawrence LeShan furnishes a masterful overview of how different cultures, historians, and thinkers have regarded war over the centuries, and acknowledges humankind's undeniable attraction to war. His analysis of the "psychology of war" illustrates how war fulfills crucial human needs. Despite its horrible costs, humans pursue war because it allows them to become part of a larger cause, while
Alternate realities : the search for the full human being by Lawrence L LeShan( Book )

9 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You can fight for your life : emotional factors in the causation of cancer by Lawrence L LeShan( Book )

9 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dilemma of psychology : a psychologist looks at his troubled profession by Lawrence L LeShan( Book )

11 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new science of the paranormal : the promise of psychical research by Lawrence L LeShan( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mainline science rejects the paranormal because it cannot be proven by the classical methods of controlled experiments. But sciences such as geology, astronomy, and anthropology also don't rely on laboratory testing for repeatable results. Moreover, psi concerns consciousness, which is by definition nonquantitative. ""Psi researchers must stop acting like science's poor relations, "" says author Lawrence LaShan, ""limiting themselves to controlled experiments such as analyzing statistics of people guessing cards being flipped in the next room.""This provocative book outlines the pr
Meditating to attain a healthy body weight by Lawrence L LeShan( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to meditate by Lawrence L LeShan( Recording )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2000 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Practical guide to four different techniques of meditation: Breath counting, Contemplation, Insight, and Mantra
The mechanic and the gardener : making the most of the holistic revolution in medicine by Lawrence L LeShan( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Toward a general theory of the paranormal; a report of work in progress by Lawrence L LeShan( Book )

9 editions published between 1969 and 1973 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Newton to ESP : parapsychology and the challenge of modern science by Lawrence L LeShan( Book )

10 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychotherapie gegen den Krebs : über d. Bedeutung emotionaler Faktoren bei d. Entstehung u. Heilung von Krebs by Lawrence L LeShan( Book )

12 editions published between 1977 and 2008 in German and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond technique : psychotherapy for the 21st century by Lawrence L LeShan( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world of the paranormal : the next frontier by Lawrence L LeShan( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The science of the paranormal : the last frontier by Lawrence L LeShan( Book )

5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychosomatic aspects of neoplastic disease; proceedings by International Psychosomatic Cancer Study Group( Book )

14 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How to meditate by Lawrence L LeShan( Book )

24 editions published between 1977 and 2005 in 10 languages and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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How to meditate : a guide to self-discovery
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The medium, the mystic, and the physicist : toward a general theory of the paranormalCancer as a turning point : a handbook for people with cancer, their families, and health professionalsEinstein's space and Van Gogh's sky : physical reality and beyondThe psychology of war : comprehending its mystique and its madnessThe dilemma of psychology : a psychologist looks at his troubled professionA new science of the paranormal : the promise of psychical researchMeditating to attain a healthy body weightHow to meditate