Category: Books by DOPS

Irreducible Mind: Toward a Psychology for the 21st Century

Current mainstream scientific opinion holds that all aspects of human mind and consciousness are generated by physical processes occurring in the brain.  This book presents empirical evidence that this reductive…

Beyond Physicalism: Toward Reconciliation of Science and Spirituality

The rise of modern science has brought with it increasing acceptance among intellectual elites of a worldview that conflicts sharply both with everyday human experience and with beliefs widely shared…

The Handbook of Near-Death Experiences: Thirty Years of Investigation

This is a careful overview of published studies about NDEs. The book is built around presentations from the first two days of the 2006 IANDS conference. That event at The…

Consciousness Unbound: Liberating Mind from the Tyranny of Materialism

Building on the groundbreaking research of Irreducible Mind and Beyond Physicalism, Edward Kelly and Paul Marshall gather a cohort of leading scholars to address the most recent advances in the…

Before: Children’s Memories of Previous Lives

A fully updated 2-in-1 edition, with a new introduction by the author, combining Dr. Jim B. Tucker’s bestselling books about children who remember past lives—Return to Life and Life Before Life. These…

Living Mindfully Across the Lifespan: An Intergenerational Guide

Living Mindfully Across the Lifespan: An Intergenerational Guide provides user-friendly, empirically supported information about using consciousness modalities such as meditation and mindfulness to address issues in daily life. In the…

After: A Doctor Explores What Near-Death Experiences Reveal About Life and Beyond

Dr. Bruce Greyson, leading expert on near-death experiences, reveals his journey toward rethinking the nature of death, life, and the continuity of consciousness. What happens when we die? Approximately 10%…

Mind Beyond Brain: Buddhism, Science, and the Paranormal

In Mind Beyond Brain,  neuroscientist David E. Presti, together with the distinguished researchers at the UVA Division of Perceptual Studies, engage in the exploration of how evidence for phenomena—such as near-death experiences, apparent memories…