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Unformatted text preview: -famous person routine-audience assumes hypnotist is controlling behavior and S is helpless-all it takes is suggestion and belief-history of hypnosis-Anton Mesmer (1776)-Influence of the planets in the cure of disease-magnetism-drink iron, hold on to rods around a bacque (iron tub)-try to attract iron filings into bodies-mesmerize people into curing diseases-magnetize people-scientific board headed by Benjamin Franklin analyzes mesmerization -to the people: it is imagination, mesmerism is banned-to the king: convulsions are probably orgasms -James Braid (1840)-sleep-like trance-heightened suggestibility, power is in the subject-uses the watch technique-James Esdaile (1885)-300 operations using hypnosis-Sigmund Freud (1885(-used in uncovering the unconscious-ultimately rejects due to dependency and susceptibiility-Dr. Ernest Hilgard (Stanford, 1980)-Divided consciousness...
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