Bruening, J(oseph) H(erbert) (1929– )
Sociologist at University of Mississippi beginning in 1962
who investigated mediumship and survival. He was born February
10, 1929, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and studied at the
University of Florida (B.S., 1954; M.S., 1956). He joined the
Florida Society for Psychical Research, the Parapsychological
Association, and the Society for Psychical Research, London.