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Mesmerism and the American cure of souls

by Robert C. Fuller

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Mesmerism -- United States -- History -- 19th century,
    • United States -- Religious life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert C. Fuller.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBF1125 .F84 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 227 p. ;
      Number of Pages227
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3488647M
      ISBN 10081227847X
      LC Control Number82008327

      scholar in his first book, Mesmerism and the American Cure of Souls. Dealing with the same historical period, the 18th to 20th centuries, Fuller has again authored an impressive work of scholar­ ship. Although shielded by an overly narrow title, the book is a masterful blend of . From the s through to the end of his life in , James Freeman Clarke’s influence permeated newspapers, churches, and lecture halls in Boston. A graduate of Harvard Divinity School, Clarke wa.

      Mesmerism and the American Cure of Souls The story of mesmerism in nineteenth-century America is the story of how, for the first time, a psychological theory arose to meet the everyday religious and intellectual needs of Americans. recent Mesmerism and the American Cure of Souls, a study more attuned to the history of religion than the history of medicine. Going beyond the mere recitation of the transmission of mesmerism to America and a summary of the beliefs of key mesmerists, Fuller argues that mesmerism is "an almost paradigmatic instance of.

      John T. McNeill, A History of the Cure of Souls. New York: Harper & Brothers, , xii and pp. $5. - Volume 22 Issue 4 - Philip Rieff. Mesmerism and the American Cure of Souls. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press. Gallini, C. (). La Sonnambula Meravigliosa: Magnetismo e Ipnotismo nell'Ottocento Italiano [The Marvellous Sonambule: Magnetism and Hypnotism in the Italian s]. Milano: Feltrinelli.


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Specializing in religion and psychology, and contemporary religion in America, Fuller is the author of 13 books, including Mesmerism and the American Cure of Souls (); Spiritual, But Not Religious: Understanding Unchurched America (); and The Body of Faith: A Biological History of.

About the Author: Robert C. Fuller is Professor of Philosophy and Religious Studies and Director of the University Honors Program at Bradley University. He is the author of Americans and the 3/5(1). The Emergence of an American Psychology Psychology out of Its Mind Culture Dis-ease and Mental Cure Psychology as Popular Philosophy Mesmerism and the American Cure of Souls --Notes --Selected Bibliography --Index: Responsibility: Robert C.

Fuller. He also edited and published Quimby's papers in the book, The Collected Manuscripts of P.P. Quimby (; reprinted in paperback as The Quimby Manuscripts by Forgotten Books). Barry Morton, a scholar of faith healing, has said that Quimby's constant practice of his mind cure method led him to make important discoveries related to curing.

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His forthcoming book, Mesmerism and the American Cure of Souls (University of Pennsylvania Press, Summer ), is an historical analysis of the interaction between mesmerist psychology and the religious dimensions of nineteenth-century American culture. His current research focuses on the psychological content of non-normative American.

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Historians of of the broader sweep of American spiritualism have each devoted a few pages to it: Ann Braude, Radical Spirits: Spiritualism and Women's Rights in Nineteenth-Century America ( and ), Bret Carroll, Spiritualism in Antebellum America (), Robert Fuller, Mesmerism and the American Cure of Souls (), Craig Hazen, The.

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Fuller. Country of Publication: United States Publisher: Philadelphia: .In his book Mesmerism and the American Cure of Souls, Robert Fuller describes how the thrust of mesmerism changed directions as it came to America (Fuller, 46,47).

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