Mystical Experience Scale
The Mystical Experience Scale is a 22 item scale used to identify and measure mystical experience, derived from the "author's personal experience and subsequently refined..." The Rasch Scaling is an attempt to bring interval level measurment to the study of mystical experience allowing, theoretically, for the measurement of Connection Intensity.
- Thalbourne, Michael A. "The Psychology of Mystical Experience." Exceptional Human Experience 9 (1991): 168-86.
- Lange, Rense, and Michael A. Thalbourne. "The Rasch Scaling of Mystical Experiences: Construct Validity and Correlates of the Mystical Experience Scale (Mes)." The International Journal for the Psychology of Religion 17 2 (2007): 121-40.