Unformatted text preview: b. Royal Commission (1784) i. Led by Ben Franklin ii. Public Report: Effects due to imagination, not magnetism iii. Secret Report: Causing people to orgasm c. James Braid (1840) i. Sleep-like trance; Hypnosis ii. Heightened suggestibility; power is in the hypnotized subject iii. The watch technique d. James Esdaile (1885) i. 300 operations in India using hypnosis as a pain killer e. Sigmund Freud (1885) i. Uncovering the Unconscious ii. Ultimate rejection: Dependency; Susceptibility? iii. Used free association f. Ernest Hilgard (1980) i. Scientific studies on learning ii. Divided consciousness iii. The Stanford Experiments g....
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