Category: Children Who Remember Previous Lives

The Evidence for Survival from Claimed Memories of Former Incarnations, Part I

Dr. Stevenson’s early essay about cases suggestive of reincarnation and several interpretations of them.

Some Questions Related to Cases of the Reincarnation Type

A discussion of some frequently asked questions about reincarnation.

The Explanatory Value of the Idea of Reincarnation

A consideration of the ways in which the concept of reincarnation might supplement those of heredity and environment in explaining some poorly understood aspects of human behavior and development.

A Preliminary Report of a New Case of Responsive Xenoglossy: The Case of Gretchen

A report of a case in which the subject, under hypnosis, spoke and conversed in German, a language that she seems not to have learned normally.

The Southeast Asian Interpretation of Gender Dysphoria: An Illustrative Case Report

Suggesting that gender identity confusion may derive from influences of a previous life as a member of the opposite sex, Dr. Stevenson reports the case of a girl who claims…

American Children Who Claim to Remember Previous Lives

Report of an analysis of 79 cases of American children who claim to remember a previous life.

A Review and Analysis of “Unsolved” Cases of the Reincarnation Type: I. Introduction and Illustrative Case Reports

Brief reports of 7 cases of the reincarnation type in which no deceased person corresponding to the child subject’s statements has been found.