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Dianetics

"Ϲٵ Ѹ 巯...Ϲٵ Ӵϰ 踦 ߷ ä̰ų, ε 縦 ʴ´ٸ ӽ ̼- ߰ ٴ Ͽ - Ѵ. - ƾ Fad & Fads & Fallacies in the Name of Science (New York: Dover Publications, 1957), p.267. 

1950, ĿƮ γ ٵ (Lafayette Ronald Hubbard) "̾Ƴƽ: Űǰ "(Dianetics: The Modern Science of Mental Health. Published by The American Saint Hill Organization, Los Angeles. ⿡ ϰ ִ ϵ īǿ ̴.) ߰ߴ. å, ̸, ȸ ׸ ϴ ̾ ""̴. Ϲٵ ڿ ̾Ƴƽ " ź ɽż(psycho-somatic, : ɸ Ȥ ü ) ְ, Ȯ  ġḦ ϴ ġ ũ̴..." ģ. ״ (p.6) ߰ߴٰ ߴ. å ǵο disclaimer "̾ Ļ ̾Ƴƽ, ȸ ׷ ϴ Ͱ ,.. ü ź ġḦ ϴ ޾Ƶ̷ , ̷ ϰ ִ , ڰ ־ Ұϰ ֽϴ." ִ. disclamer( : å и س ) Ƿ Ҽۿ ȣޱ и δ. ֳϸ ڴ ݺ ̾Ƴƽ ΰ ִ  ĥ ִٰ ϰ ֱ ̴. ״ ݺ ̾Ƴƽ ̶ ϰ ִ. ׷, ͼ ̶, ̾Ƴƽ ó ؽƮ , ڴ ڰ ƴ϶ ְ ȴ. ̾Ƴƽ ̺(pseudoscience) ̴.

̾Ƴƽ 5 , Ϲٵ ", ź, Ű, , , ׸ ȸ " ãƳ߸ Ѵٰ ܾϰ ִ. ׿ ϸ ̷ "ΰ ٺ 濡 ؼ Ҹ Ÿ ؾ Ѵ." ϰ ִ. ׸, " ɽż ΰ ġ" ؾ Ѵٰ ϰ ִ. ״ п ãƳ ϴ , Ϻΰ " Ű , ջ, Ǵ ջ" ؼ ְ, Ϻδ ǻ簡 ̱ ", ո̶ ϰ ִ. ̷ Ȯ η ϱ Ŀ, ״ ؼ, " Ȯ ־ а ȭп ִ" ϰ ִ. ׸ ״ ̾Ƴƽ "...Ȯ п ڿĢ ԰ϸ, ȭ ̴" Ѵ. (p. 6)

̾Ƴƽ "Ȯ " ԰ϰ ִٴ , ź ɽ (psychosomatic ills) ãƳ Ѵٰ ϴ " ƴ϶ а ϽѴ. ԰ ͵ ƴϰ,  ؼ и ϴ, Ǵ ī ؼ ִٰ ʴ´. ǵ , ϴ tentative proposals ( ) ԰ϴ ̴. ο װ ƹ ٰ ϴ װ ߰ , ƴϴ. , ڴ ϰ, ο ó  ٸ ź ϰ ź Ѱ ο ؼ ٰ 󱼷 Ϸ ̴.

̾Ƴƽ ƴ϶ ٸ ŵ ִ. , ̷ Űа,  ۿϴ Ͽ ˷ ǵ ƹ͵ ʴ. Ϲٵ忡 ϸ, 3 Ǿ ִ.  "м(analytical mind) ϰ ڷḦ ̿ؼ ϰ ذϿ ü 4 п ϴ κ̴. ̰ 缺 Ѵ. (reactive mind) ϰ ־ ü ڱ- Ͽ ̵ ϴ κ̴. ̰ ڱ ü ؼ Ѵ. somatic mind мɰ ɿ ؼ Ǹ, ذå ؿ ȿ ֵ ϴ κ̴.(p. 39)

Ϲٵ忡 ϸ ɽ ׷(engram)̶ Ѵ. ׷ "engram bank ɾȿ" ã. ׿ "" " , bursitis, õ, ˷, sinusitis, 庴, , ׸ ɽż ȯ Ű ɽż ȯ ⿡ ѹ ɽż ȯ з ԵǾ ִ (p. 51). ̷ Ϳ Ÿ ã ǹ ̴. 츮 ̷ ̴. "̰ ̴. ̰͵ ׻ Ѵ." (p. 52).

׷ "ڱ Ȯϰ ʴ "̶ ǵȴ. ׷ ׷ ڱ̰, ׷ ޴ ȴ.(p. 60 note). ׷ ü Ȥ ޴ ȿ ϵȴٰ Ѵ. ̷ ñ⿡ "м" . м Ư¡ ߿ Ǽ ʴ´ٴ ͵ ԵǾ ִ. 츮 δ ̰ ޸ ǥ ̴. ̵ ǥ ϰ ͵ Ȯ(װ ϱ⿣ Ϻϰ)ϰ ϰ ȴ.

׷ ϸ, ü Ȥ 뽺 ϴ ٴ("hard-wired") Ŵ ΰ? Ϲٵ װ  ߴٰ ʴ´. ٸ ״ Ѵ.

̾Ƴƽ, ؿ , 츮 δ Ұ иϰ ɷ ߰ ִٰ ϴ ߽߰ϴ. ڿ ڰ 쿡 ΰ ȥ ٴ ڸ ʴ´ٸ  ɷ ߰ ִ ִ postulate(, ) ʽϴ.(Hubbard, 71).

" " ƴ϶, ͸ ()̰ ٰϴ ̴. Դٰ ȥ ƿ ٴ ̷ Ϲٵ ڽ ̷кٴ Ѱ ִ. ̰ ⸸ и ̴̻. Ϲٵ ڽ ̻ 忡 ̴.

μ , μ üμ Ӹ ƴ϶ ü Ĩϴ. 츮, ɿ postulate((, ) ذϱ ؼ ظ ʿ ϴ. и ο ׷ ϰ ֽϴ. ᱹ, ̰͵ ó ޴ ͵Դϴ....

ٴ ǰ ſ ´ Դϴ. ̷ ʿ ϴٸ, ϴ о߿ ʱ , ̰ ϰ ̷ Դϴ. ׷ (reactive engram bank), ü Ǵ Դϴ. ̰ ƴ δ ߿ ƴմϴ.

ǰ , ü ü мġ ü ǽ(personal awareness) ų Ȥ ȴٴ ̴. (Hubbard, 71).

Ϲٵ ̷ ͵ ̶ ܾ о߿  ϵ ʾҴ. Ʒ ̴ Ϲٵ尡 ׷ ̷п ؼ ŷ ϴ ͵ ̴.

    ָ ° ڰ . ׳ ǽĿ .  ׳ ä̰, , , ׸ ׻ ٲ۴ٴ ϴ. ڰ ϴ. ξ 귯 ɴϴ. 濡 ֽϴ. ׷ ̷ ϰ ֽϴ. ð, Ҹ, ˰, , , ,  , ġ, Դϴ. ׷, ׳డ "ǽ" ־ , ׳࿡ Ͼ ̷ ֽϴ. , Ҹ , ù ָ ƿ Ҹ , ٴ ˰, ڰ ¤ Ҹ, ָ üμ , ׳ Ծ Ȥ ׿ ٸ , Ÿ̾ Ҹ Դϴ. (Hubbard, 60).

ʰ ź̳ ɽ  ų ִ Ϲٵ Ѵ.

׷, Ͻ÷ ֽϴ.... , , ׸ ׻ ٲ۴ٴ ϴ. ϳ ؼ ( 帣 ڰ Ѿ Ǿ Ҹ Ǵ ) ׷ ٽ ڱ ް Ǹ ׳ "׳ ̸ ⱺ̸ ٲ ̴." ˴ϴ. (66 )

̷ ϴ . ̷ ƴϸ ̺ ̴.

Ϲٵ, ڷᰡ ̷п ݴǴ ڷ ϳ ٰ ϰ ִ(68 ). 츮 Ƹ ״ Ͼ ϰ װ ϴ ڷ ø ȭ  ʵ̴.

̾Ƴƽ ƴϰ, â Ϲ Ѵٴ Ϳ 巯. " ΰ ̿ ȭߴ, ̰Ϳ ̷ ߷ ֽϴ. ׷ ̰ ̷̰, ̾Ƴƽ ʹ 谡 ϴ"(69 ). ׷  ״ ʴ´ٴ , ׷ ȭ ϰ ұϰ, ׷ μ ʴ´ٴ ٷ ϴ ̴. ġϱ ؼ, ִ ̷ ""ȭ "" ʿ䰡 ִٰ ϴ ͵, ׿Դ ȵȴ. ״ ׷, ŵǴ ƴ϶ ǥ ۵Ǵ ̶ Ѵ. ̰ Ȥ Ͼ иϰ ϴ. ״ ִ 嵵 ٰŵ ٸ ̷ Ͼٰ ܾϰ ִ ̴. ״ ܼ ̰ ̶ Ǯؼ ϴ ̴. ġ ϸ ׷ Ǵ ϴ ϴ.

Ϲٵ忡 ϸ ϳ " ", ׷ ڱÿ ٴ ̴. ڱ ־ Ҷ Ǹ Ǿٴ ̴. ڱ ", ϰ ȣ ʴ Դϴ"(Hubbard, 130).

ä⸦ ϸ Ʊ ǽ ҽϴ. ̰ Ź ޷, Ʊ Ӹ ׷ϴ. Ʊ ϴ. ƹ Ǹ ̴ ġ Ź⿡ ־ ҵ ϴ. ׸ Ʊ ׷ ϴ. ƺ Ʊ ׷ ϴ. ̵ ͼ ٳ Ʊ ׷ ϴ. ̷ ˴ϴ(Hubbard, 130).

츮, "200 ̻" ׷ "üμ ׷  ſ ȰԴϴ. ¾Ʒμ ׷ üε   ŭ մϴ"(Hubbard, 130-131). ̷ 忡  Ű ִ ϱ? ¾ư ׷ ϴ°  Ȯ ִ°? "̰͵ , ŵ Դϴ" Ϲٵ Ѵ(133 ). L. Ϲٵ ޾Ƶ鿩߸ ̴. ڶ ٸ ̷ 翬 ޾Ƶ ʴ´.

Դٰ, ġ (auditor) Ҹ ̾Ƴƽ ġ ʿϴ.  ͷμ ް Ǵ°? "̰ ⸦ ߰ å[̾Ƴƽ] 뵶 ִ ̶, ̾Ƴƽ Ͱ ֽϴ"(173 ). ʹ ġḦ ؼ "̾Ƴƽ ȯ(dianetic reverie)" ̿Ѵ. ̾Ƴƽ ǥ "ؼ"Ȥ "Ŭ(clear)" Ǵ Դϴ. ؼҶ , ֿ Ʈ Ҿ ̾Ƴƽ ŵ ̸ Ŭ , ɽ ȯ ε ʴ ̴(170 ). " ǥ, ɿ ׷ ִ Դϴ. "ؼ"¿, Ʈ κ κ ŵ˴ϴ. "Ŭ"¿, ŵ˴ϴ"(174 ). ̷ ϴµ ̿ǰ ִ 'ȯ(reverie)', ִ Ư ȭ ̿ϴ , " ̻ ̱̾߱ , ݱ װ ߰ ߽ϴ."(167 ). Ϲٵ ݱ ߰ ߰, װ ϰ ִ 'ȯ'̶ , ɾƼ ٸ ( ) о ִ 'ȯ'̴.(168 ). ̷ ߸ ״ auditing "źм̳ ɸ̳ ָ ̳ ȸ  ·ε ջ Ű Ͱ ޸ ⼺ ˵ ʴ´." ϰ ִ(168-169). ڽ ϴ ߰ Ǵ ΰ и ʴ. Ͱ ̳ ȸ ջŰ ʴ´ٰ , װ ׷ ؼ и ʴ. Ư ̰ Ϲٵ Ϳ ؼ ϰ ֱ ̴. "͸ ؼ ȵ˴ϴ.... ȿ ؼ ؼ ȵ˴ϴ. ϴ ּ"(300 ). ̰ ڰ ڵ鿡 ִ ϴ ʴ´. ̰ ڵ鿡 ϴ ó δ.

Ϲ尡 μ ϴ Ϳ, ̶ 翬 ־ ϴ ߿ Ұ ϳ . ٷ ̴. ״ ̸ ڷḦ ٰ ݺؼ , װ ̶ ϴ ߿ κ ϴٰ ʴ´. , ̷ ڷ ü  Һиϴ. ڷ κ ڽ 9 ƹ ؼ ߴٰ ϰ ִ ȯ , ȭ ̴. "ſ ź ȯڰ ̰ ϰ ֽϴ" Ϲٵ ϰ ⼭ ư ȯڴ "ӽϱ 9 Ǿϴ... ݰ ȥ ̿ ־ ſ ̰, , ÿ ͵ Ʊ ׷ ϵ Դϴ." Ѵ. ̷ ƴ϶ Ҽ̴.


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reader comments

Atack, Jon. A Piece of Blue Sky : Scientology, Dianetics, and L. Ron Hubbard Exposed (New York, NY: Carol Pub. Group, 1990).

Gardner, Martin. Fads and Fallacies in the Name of Science (New York: Dover Publications, Inc., 1957), chapter 22.

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