Dream Cultures

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Prof. Dr. Michael Schredl

Contact:
Central Institute of Mental Health, Mannheim
Field of studies: Psychology
Email: Michael.Schredl@zi-mannheim.de
Homepage: http://www.dreamresearch.de

Fields of research in cultural and literary dream-studies:
basic dream research; dream content analysis; nightmares; continuity between waking and dreaming

Publications on the Dream:

Books:
Researching Dreams. The Fundamentals. Cham: Palgrave Macmillan 2018.
Traum. München 2008.
Träume. Die Wissenschaft enträtselt unser nächtliche Kopfkino. Berlin: Ullstein 2007; 2nd epanded edn: Träume. Unser nächtliches Kopfkino. Heidelberg: Springer 2013.
Traumerinnerung. Modelle und empirische Untersuchungen. Marburg 2004.
Die nächtliche Traumwelt. Einführung in die psychologische Traumforschung. Stuttgart: Kohlhammer 1999.
Träume und Schlafstörungen. Empirische Studie zur Traumerinnerungshäufigkeit und zum Trauminhalt von schlafgestörten PatientInnen. Marburg 1998.

Articles:
- Typical Dreams of Falling, Being Chased, and Being Paralyzed in Germany from 1956 to 2000. In: International Journal of Dream Research 14 (2021) 1, 61-66.
- "Breaking the law" in Dreams. Analysis of a Long Dream Series In: International Journal of Dream Resaerch 14 (2021) 1, 147-150.
- Animals in a Long Dream Series. In: International Journal of Dream Resaerch 14 (2021) 1, 151-155.
- Zeiterfahrung im Traum. Empirische Befunde. In: Laura Vordermayer/Christian Quintes (ed.), Zeiterfahrung im Traum. Was war, was ist, was sein wird. Paderborn: Fink 2021, 235–251.
- [with A.S. Göritz], Dream Journaling. Stability and Relation to Personality Factors. In: Dreaming 30 (2020), 278-286.
- Reading Dream Literature and the Big Five Personality Factors. In: Dreaming 30 (2020) 1, 45-53.
- Frequency of Erotic Dreams and Relationship Status. An Online Study. In: International Journal of Dream Research 13 (2020), 131-133.
- [with Louisa Holyba, Tina Köllmer, Jessica Körfer, Annika Proß], Nightmare Distress, Nightmare Frequency, and Beliefs about Nightmares. In: International Journal of Dream Research 12 (2019) 2, 60–64; online: https://journals.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/index.php/IJoDR/issue/view/4842.
- [with Kate Isobel Olbrich], Music and Dreams. A Review. In: International Journal of Dream Research 12 (2019) 2, 67–71; online: https://journals.ub.uni-heidelberg.de/index.php/IJoDR/issue/view/4842.
- [with Caspar Geissler and Anja S. Göritz], Factors Influencing the Frequency of Erotic Dreams. An Online Study. In: Psychology & Sexuality 10 (2019), 316-324.
- [with Caspar Geissler], College Students’ Erotic Dreams. Analysis of Content and Emotional Tone. In: Sexologies 29 (2019), e11-e17.
- Experimental Dream Research. An Overview. In: Bernard Dieterle/Manfred Engel (ed.), Theorizing the Dream/Savoir et théories du rêve. Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann 2018 (Cultural Dream Studies 2), 407–419.
- Aktuelle empirische Traumforschung. In: Alfred Krovoza/Christine Walde (ed.), Traum und Schlaf. Ein interdisziplinäres Handbuch. Stuttgart: Metzler 2018, 248-257.
- Traumberichte als Gegenstand psychologischer Forschung. In: Bernard Dieterle/Manfred Engel (ed.), Writing the Dream/Écrire le rêve. Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann 2017, 345-353.
- Dreaming about Dreaming. Analysis of a Long Dream Series. In: International Journal of Dream Research 8 (2015) 2, 142-246.
- [with Sarah Fröhlich, Silja Schlenke, Marlena Stegemann, Carolin Voß, Sophia De Gioia], Emotional Responses to Dream Sharing. A Field Study. In: International Journal of Dream Research 8 (2015) 2, 136-138.
- [with Tadas Stumbrys, Daniel Erlacher and Miriam Johnson], The Phenomenology of Lucid Dreaming. An Online Survey. In: The American Journal of Psychology 127 (2014), 191-204.
- Sleep and Dreaming. In: Claudio L. Bassetti/Zoran Dogas/ Philippe Peigneux (ed.), Sleep Medicine Textbook. Regensburg: European Sleep Research Society 2014, 63–71.
- [with Daniel Erlacher, Melanie Schädlich and Tadas Stumbrys], Time for Actions in Lucid Dreams: Effects of Task Modality, Length, and Complexity. In: Frontiers in Psychology 4 (2014); http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/ fpsyg.2013.01013/full.
- Continuity in Studying the Continuity Hypothesis of Dreaming is Needed. In: International Journal of Dream Research 5 (2012), 1–8.
- Content Analysis of Dreams. Basic Principles. In: Deirdre Barrett/Patrick McNamara (ed.), Encyclopedia of Sleep and Dreams. The Evolution, Function, Nature, and Mysteries of Slumber. Vol. 1. Santa Barbara et al.: Greenwood 2012, 162-164.
- Flying Dreams. In: Deirdre Barrett/Patrick McNamara (ed.), Encyclopedia of Sleep and Dreams. The Evolution, Function, Nature, and Mysteries of Slumber. Vol. 1. Santa Barbara et al.: Greenwood 2012, 283-285.
- Dream Content Analysis. Basic Principles. In: International Journal of Dream Research 3 (2010), 65–73.
- Reading Books about Dream Interpretation. Gender Differences. In: Dreaming 20 (2010), 248–253.
- Nightmare Frequency and Nightmare Topics in a Representative German Sample. In: European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience 260 (2010), 565–570.
- Characteristics and Contents of Dreams. In: International Review of Neurobiology 92 (2010), 135–154.
- History of Dream Research. The Dissertation "Entstehung der Träume (Origin of Dreams)" of Wilhelm Weygandt published in 1893. In: International Journal of Dream Research 3 (2010) 1, 95-97.
- Effect of Dreams on Daytime Mood. The Effects of Gender and Personality. In: Sleep and Hypnosis 11 (2009), 51–57.
- Frequency of Precognitive Dreams. Association with Dream Recall and Personal Variables. In: Journal of the Society for Psychic Research 73 (2009) 2, 83-91.
- [with Boris A. Stuck], Einfluss olfaktorischer Reize und Reize anderer Sinnesmodalitäten auf den Trauminhalt. Eine Literaturübersicht. In: Somnologie 13 (2009), 170–175.
- Behandlung von Alpträumen. In: Praxis der Kinderpsychologie und Kinderpsychiatrie 55 (2006) 2, 132-140; http://psydok.psycharchives.de/jspui/bitstream/20.500.11780/2897/1/55.20062_4_46476.pdf_new.pdf.
- Experimentell-Psychologische Traumforschung. In: Michael H. Wiegand/Flora von Spreti/Hans Förstl (ed.), Schlaf und Traum. Neurobiologie, Psychologie, Therapie. Stuttgart 2006, 37-73.
- [with Daniel Erlacher], The Problem of Dream Content Analysis Validity as Shown by a Bizarreness Scale. In: Sleep and Hypnosis 5 (2003), 129–135.
- Questionnaire and Diaries as Research Instruments in Dream Research: Methodological Issues. In: Dreaming 12 (2002), 17–26.
- Träume und Wachleben. Was findet Eingang in den Traum? In: Eckart Rüther/Angelika Gruber-Rüther/Manfred P. Heuser (ed.), Träume. Innsbruck: Verl. Integrative Psychiatrie 2001, 19-30.
- [et al.] The Use of Dreams in Psychotherapy. A Survey of Psychotherapists in Private Practice. In: Journal of Psychotherapy Practice and Research 9 (2000), 81–87.
- Woher die Träume kommen. Psychologie und Physiologie eines nächtlichen Phänomens. Traumbilder. In: Kursbuch 1999, No. 138: Träume, 140-150.
- [with Evelyn Doll], Emotions in Diary Dreams. In: Consciousness and Cognition 7 (1998), 634–646.
- [with Ruth Pallmer], Alpträume bei Kindern. In: Praxis der Kinderpsychologie und Kinderpsychiatrie 46 (1997) 1, 36-56.