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- Animal magnetism, also known as mesmerism, was the name given by German doctor Franz Mesmer in the 18th century to what he believed to be an invisible...
- objects; this he called "animal magnetism", sometimes later referred to as mesmerism. Mesmer's theory attracted a wide following between about 1780 and 1850...
- mesmerism", malicious animal magnetism", "animal magnetism", "mental influence" and "mesmerism", see Mary Baker Eddy, "A Crime of Malicious Mesmerism"...
- conducted. The commission later declared that Mesmerism worked by the action of the imagination. Although Mesmerism remained po****r and "magnetic therapies"...
- that King Louis XVI of France appointed two commissions to investigate mesmerism; one was led by Joseph-Ignace Guillotin, the other, led by Benjamin Franklin...
- was particularly skilled at astral projection and hypnosis, as well as mesmerism. He was more than willing to use powerful black magic and invoke demons...
- techniques, Mesmer's apparatus, Mesmer's claims, Mesmer's "cures', or "mesmerism" itself -- they were each required to make "a separate and distinct report"...
- try mesmerism upon him for the second operation… he was successful in rendering the convict analgesic, and at once began to experiment with mesmerism both...
- Rational Mesmerism, in contra-distinction to the Transcendental Mesmerism of the Mesmerists. Despite briefly toying with the name "rational Mesmerism", Braid...
- through mesmerism eventually won out in Elliotson's hospital, putting phrenology in a subordinate role. Others amalgamated phrenology and mesmerism as well...
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