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by George P. Hansen

Magicians Who Endorsed Psychic Phenomena The Linking Ring, Volume 70, 1990, No. 8,  August, pp. 52-54; No. 9, September 1990,  pp. 63-65, 109.

Magicians on the Paranormal: An Essay and Review of Three BooksJournal of the American Society for Psychical Research.  Vol. 86, No. 2, April 1992,  pp. 151-185. [pdf file 2.2 MB]

Dowsing: A Review of Experimental ResearchJournal of the Society for Psychical Research, Vol. 51, No. 762, October 1982, pp. 343-367.

Demons, ETs, Bigfoot, and Elvis: A Fortean View of GhostsResearch in Parapsychology 1990: Abstracts and Papers from the Thirty-Third Annual Convention of the Parapsychological Association, 1990.  Edited by Linda A. Henkel and Gertrude R. Schmeidler (pp. 140-141).  Metuchen, NJ: The Scarecrow Press. (1992).

A Cooperation-Competition PK Experiment With Computerized Horse RacesJournal of Parapsychology, March 1990, Vol. 54, No. 1, pp. 21-33. [pdf file 433 KB]

D. Scott Rogo and His Contributions to ParapsychologyThe Anthropology of Consciousness, Vol. 2, Nos. 3-4, September-December 1991, pp. 32-35.

Critique of the PEAR Remote-Viewing Experiments by George P. Hansen, Jessica Utts, & Betty Markwick. Journal of Parapsychology, Vol. 56, No. 2, June 1992, pp. 97-113.

Ghosts and Liminality [Essay published on the Web]. June 14, 2005.

The Muhlenberg College 2009 Theory and Art of Magic Conference: A Review [Published on the Web]. June 30, 2009. [pdf file 37 KB]

Use of Both Sum of Ranks and Direct Hits in Free-Response Psi Experiments by George P. Hansen & Jessica Utts.  Journal of Parapsychology, Vol. 51, No. 4, December 1987, pp. 321-335. [pdf file 1.4 MB]

Will the Real Scott Jones Please Stand Up? by Robert J. Durant [& George P. Hansen]. Third Eyes Only, Issue No. 1, Vernal Equinox, 1992, pp. 28-51.  [pdf file  75 KB]



CSICOP and the Skeptics: An OverviewJournal of the American Society for Psychical Research, Vol. 86, No. 1, January 1992, pp. 19-63.

The Elusive Agenda: Dissuading as Debunking in Ray Hyman’s The Elusive QuarryJournal of the American Society for Psychical Research, Vol. 85, No. 2, April 1991, pp. 193-203.

Review of Quantum Leaps in the Wrong Direction by Charles M. Wynn and Arthur W. Wiggins. Journal of Parapsychology, Vol. 66, No. 3, September 2002, Pp. 321-324.

Review of The Encyclopedia of the Paranomal edited by Gordon Stein.  Journal of the American Society for Psychical Research, Vol. 90, Nos. 3-4,  July-October, 2000,  pp. 181-189.


Deception by Subjects in Psi ResearchJournal of the American Society for Psychical Research, Vol. 84, No. 1, January 1990, pp. 25-80.

The Research With B.D. and the Legacy of Magical IgnoranceJournal of Parapsychology, Vol. 56, No. 4, December 1992, pp. 307-333.

A Critique of Mr. Cox's Mini-Lab ExperimentsArchaeus, Vol. 3,  Summer 1985, pp. 17-24.

Budd Hopkins’ Linda Napolitano (Cortile) Case

A Critique of Budd Hopkins Case of the UFO Abduction of Linda Napolitano by Joseph J. Stefula, Richard D. Butler, and George P. Hansen.  08 January 1993.  Published in Third Eyes Only, Issue No. 8, January, 1993, pp. 10-34; and other publications.

“Torquemada” Responds to Jerome Clark by George P. Hansen.  23 November 1992. Published in Third Eyes Only, Issue No. 7, 1992, pp. 68-72; and other publications. [pdf file 362 KB]

Attempted Murder vs. The Politics of Ufology: A Question of Priorities in the Linda Napolitano Case by George P. Hansen. 20 October 1992.  [This paper has been circulated and posted on a number of electronic bulletin boards and published in several periodicals including The New Jersey Chronicle, Vol. 3, Nos. 1/2, September-December, 1992; MUFON of Ohio Newsletter, No. 3, Second November 1992 Issue; Third Eyes Only, No. 6, November 1992; UFO Spotters Newsletter, No. 16, 1992; Minnesota MUFON Newsletter, No. 37, October 1992]  [pdf file 369 KB]



Letter. Journal of the Society for Psychical Research, Vol. 54, No. 809, October 1987, pp. 284-285. [Comment on Michael Thalbourne’s "A More Powerful Method of Evaluating Data From Free-Response Experiments" in the Journal of the Society for Psychical Research, 1979, Vol. 50, pp. 84-107.] [pdf file 157KB]

Letter. Journal of the Society for Psychical Research, Vol. 70.4, October 2006, p. 254. [Comment on Paul Stevens’ "The Effect of Weak Magnetic Fields on a Random Event Generator: Reconsidering the Role of Geomagnetic Fluctuations in MicroPK Studies" in the European Journal of Parapsychology, 2005, Vol. 20.2, pp. 135-149.]  [pdf file 62KB]