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The Insanity Question   

from The New Philosophy 1998;101: (whole number)

Table of Contents

Editorial Remarks: The Madness Hypothesis (Kurt Simons, Ph.D.)

Henry Maudsley on Swedenborg's Messianic Psychosis  (John Johnson, M.D., reprinted from The British Journal of Psychiatry 1994; 165: 690)

Swedenborg's Alleged Insanity (Brian M. Talbot, B.A., Dip. Ed.)

"Henry Maudsley on Swedenborg's Messianic Psychosis": Some Comments (Kurt Simons, Ph.D.)

Swedenborg's Contemporary Insanity Accusers; Also Reflections on the Underlying Cause of Insanity Charges  (Rev. Erik Sandström, Sr.)

Emanuel Swedenborg (Elizabeth Foote-Smith, Ph.D. and Timothy J. Smith, Ph.D., reprinted from Epilepsia 1996;37: 211-218)

Diagnosing Emanuel Swedenborg (James L. Pendleton, M.D.)

Emanuel Swedenborg, Prophet or Paranoid? (Thomas W. Keiser, Ph.D.)

"Emanuel Swedenborg": Some Comments (Kurt Simons, Ph.D.)

Seizures of a Spirit-Seer?  (Rev. Dr. Reuben Bell, D.O., M. Div.)

This issue of The New Philosophy (was, and sometime will be)  available from the online bookstore at http://www.thenewphilosophyonline.org/


Swedenborg Biography
Heavenly Doctrines
The revelation process
Who is God?
The Word of God
Bible & the Writings
Time and Eternity
History of Religion
On Being Useful
Providence and  Evil
Getting Rid of Evil
The Death Process
Life after Death
Life on Other Planets
The Second Coming
Spiritual Marriage
Art & Literature


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