IN THE REVIEW

Hip Homiletics

Beyond Theology

by Alan Watts
This book deserves to be considered as a social phenomenon. According to the dust-jacket the author, “who holds both a master’s degree in theology and a doctorate of divinity, is best known as an interpreter of Zen Buddhism in particular, and of Indian and Chinese philosophy in general. Standing apart…from …

ESP

Parapsychology: An Insider's View of ESP

by J. Gaither Pratt

Croiset the Clairvoyant

by Jack Harrison Pollack
These books are all about the same subject, for the expression “psychical research” is just an older equivalent, still favored in Britain, for the newer “parapsychology.” They range widely in both level and quality, but, precisely for that reason, they can together give a fairer view of the present state …