Grattan-Guinness, Ivor (1941– )
Born June 23, 1941, in Bakewell, England, GrattanGuinness
was educated at Wadham College, Oxford (B.A.,
1962; M.A., 1967), and the London School of Economics
(M.Sc., Ph.D.). Grattan-Guinness is a Reader in mathematics at
Middlesex Polytechnic, England, and a council member of the
Society for Psychical Research, England. His main areas of research
have concerned the history and philosophy of mathematics,
the history of psychical research, and the relationship
of parapsychology to established science and ufology. His
paper ‘‘What Are Coincidences’’ was published in the Journal
of the Society for Psychical Research (vol. 49).
Sources
Berger, Arthur S., and Joyce Berger. The Encyclopedia of
Parapsychology and Psychical Research. New York Paragon
House, 1991.
Grattan-Guinness, Ivor. Psychical Research A Guide to its History,
Principles and Practices, in Celebration of 100 Years of the Society
for Psychical Research. Wellingborough, England Aquarian
Press, 1982.