graphology

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graphology

the study of handwriting and its associations with character types. There is some evidence that certain writing styles are associated with certain character traits. For this reason graphology is sometimes used as a quasi-PSYCHOLOGICAL TEST in RECRUITMENT AND SELECTION.
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Le Progres Egyptien a choisi trois manieres de definir la personnalite du lecteur a travers son groupe sanguin, sa graphologie et a travers la premiere lettre de son prenom.
His subsequent books, Systeme de Graphologie (1875) and Methode Pratique de Graphologie (1878) established his vision of the new science.
Die Bedeutung der Psychotherapie als Erziehungs- und Ausscheidungsmethode fur sexuell Abwegige und Sittlichkeitsverbrecher, dargestellt an Fallen aus der Kriminalpraxis, unter Heranziehung der Graphologie als Hilfswissenschaft (Munich: J.