TITLE

PSYCHOMETRY

PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Spirit Book;2005, p331
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Information about "Psychometry" is presented. It states that psychometry is the ability to hold an object in the hands and to divine from its history. Spiritualist mediums, and psychics can take a ring, watch, or similar object that has been in close contact with a person, and are able to read the past and present of the object. The term was given by Joseph Rhodes Buchanan, a pioneer in psychometric research.
ACCESSION #
39552450

 

Related Articles

  • psychometry.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1809 

    A definition of the term "psychometry" is presented. It refers to the measurement of psychological variables such as intelligence, aptitude, behavior and emotional reactions.

  • A Japanese temple bell in Ireland. Arthur, Chris // Contemporary Review;Sep94, Vol. 265 Issue 1544, p151 

    Describes the author's search for the history and significance of a Japanese temple bell found in Ireland. Plans of returning it to its original home, Renge-ji Temple in Japan; Divination of meaning through psychometry.

  • psychometrician.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1809 

    A definition of the term "psychometrician" is presented. It is the person who is skilled in psychometry. A psychometrician is skilled in the application of statistical analysis to psychological data.

  • psychometric test.  // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1809 

    A definition of the term "psychometric test" is presented. It is a measurement technique used for assisting in the diagnosis of cognitive and behavioral difficulties in infants and children. There are several different psychometric tests.

  • Personality tests for GPs. Thomas, Daniel // GP: General Practitioner;2/18/2002, p39 

    Reports the importance of psychometric testing as a valuable in choosing a partner. Credibility of psychometric testing; Completion of the psychometric profile test; Terms of practice in clinical performance and quality standards.

  • Edit�r'�n Notu.  // Turkish Journal of Giftedness & Education;2011, Vol. 1 Issue 1, p1 

    An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses various articles within the issue on topics including psychometry of the gifted students of Turkey, their intelligence and creativity, and educational practices.

  • PERFORMANCE OF CHILDREN WITH AND WITHOUT LEARNING DISABILITIES ON CANTER'S BACKGROUND... Mitchell-Burns, Jo Ann // Perceptual & Motor Skills;Jun2000 Part 2, Vol. 90 Issue 3, p875 

    Examines the potential of the Canter Background Interference Procedure as a diagnostic psychometric device with children. Comparison between the performance of children with and without learning disabilities on the said inventory using the Bender Visual-motor Gestalt Test; Examination of the...

  • REVEALING VIBRATIONS. Taylor, Sam // Good Medicine (Australian Consolidated Press);Nov2002, p132 

    Discusses the accuracy of psychometric reading. Suitability of subjects for psychometric reading; Self-practice on psychometry; Ways to gauge the accuracy of psychometric reading.

  • dual messages. Rosie Ty // Good Medicine (Australian Consolidated Press);Nov2002, p151 

    Presents information on number psychometry. Coping strategies in life; Love relationships; Job opportunities.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics