Definitions for "Altered States"
Keywords:  chayefsky, paddy, isbn, wrote, novel
Altered States is the name of both a novel (ISBN 0-06-010727-8) and a film adaptation of that novel, both written by Paddy Chayefsky. It was the only novel that Chayefsky ever wrote, and his final film. Both novel and film are based on Dr.
States of consciousness prevalent during hypnosis, meditation or other trance inducing practices.