Ringger, Peter (1923– )
Swiss author who has written on parapsychological subjects.
He was born on February 1, 1923, in Zürich, Switzerland, and
he studied at Zürich University (Ph.D., 1948). In 1950 he became
editor of the journal Neue Wissenschaft, in which he published
a number of his own articles. In 1951 he founded and
became the director of the Swiss Society for Parapsychology
(Schweizer Parapsychologische Gesellschaft). Ringer is cited
for having contributed his financial resources to the building
of Swiss parapsychology.
Sources
Berger, Arthur S., and Joyce Berger. The Encyclopedia of
Parapsychology and Psychical Research. New York Paragon
House, 1991.
Pleasants, Helene, ed. Biographical Dictionary of Parapsychology.
New York Helix Press, 1964.
Ringger, Peter. Parapsychologie Die Wissenschaft des Okkulten
(Parapsychology The Science of the Occult). N.p., 1957. Reprint,
Zürich; Stuttgart Werner Classen, 1972.
———. Das Problem der Besessenheit (The Problem of Possession).
N.p., 1953.
———. Das Weltbild der Parapsychologie (The World View of
Parapsychology). N.p., 1959.