Institut für Grenzgebiete der Psychologie
und Psychohygiene (Institute for Border
Areas of Psychology and Mental Hygiene)
German institute for parapsychology and related areas,
founded in 1950 by Hans Bender. In conjunction with Freiburg
University, West Germany, a chair in psychology and border
areas of psychology was established at Freiburg University
in 1953 and was held by Bender until his retirement in 1975.
His successor, Johannes Mischo held the position until 1998
and is currently the managing director of the institute.
Institut für Grenzgebiete der Psychologie und Psychohygiene
maintains a library and provides a counseling service.
Over the years, the institute has published the Zeitschrift für
Parapsychologie und Grenzgebiete der Psychologie (Journal of Parapsychology
and Border Areas of Psychology), in which many articles
contain summaries in English. Address Wilhemstr. 3a, D79098
Freiburg i Br., Germany. Website httpwww.igpp.de.
Sources
Berger, Arthur S., and Joyce Berger. The Encyclopedia of
Parapsychology and Psychical Research. New York Paragon
House, 1991.
Institut für Grenzgebiete der Psychologie und Psychohygiene.
httpwww.igpp.de. March 27, 2000.