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  • By: Craig J. Forsyth
  • In: Encyclopedia of Social Deviance
  • Edited by: Craig J. Forsyth & Heith Copes
  • Subject:Psychopathology, Crime & Deviance (general)

Fortune-tellers, psychics, prophets, and mediums all claim to possess methods, both spiritual and scientific, of allowing us a glimpse into our own futures and pasts. Many claim to possess a sixth sense. This term began as an explanation of many transcendental ...

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