Servier, Jean H(enri) (1918– )
Professor of ethnology who has written on parapsychology.
He was born on November 2, 1918, in Constantine, Algeria. He
moved to France and studied at the Sorbonne. After graduation
he became a professor of sociology and ethnology at the
University of Montpellier, France. He was a member of Société
des Africanistes. In addition to his studies in ethnology and anthropology,
Servier has taken special interest in clairvoyance,
mediumship, and the ethnological aspects of the history of
magic.
Sources
Pleasants, Helene, ed. Biographical Dictionary of Parapsychology.
New York Helix Press, 1964.
Servier, Jean H. ‘‘Geomancy, Clairvoyance and Initiation.’’
La Tour Saint-Jacques (September–December 1956). Reprinted
in the Proceedings of Four Conferences of Parapsychology (1957).
———. L’Homme et l’Invisible. Paris R. Laffonto, 1964.
———. Les Partes de l’Année. Paris R. Laffonto, 1962.