University Place

William James and the Search for Life After Death

Special | 59m 13s Video has closed captioning.

Deborah Blum, Professor, School of Journalism and Mass Communication, UW-Madison, joins University Place Presents host Norman Gilliland to delve into the history of spiritualism and the Society for Psychical Research in America. Notable in the group was psychologist and philosopher William James, who risked his reputation in an attempt to find proof of life after death.

Aired: 01/09/14

Rating: TV-G

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