graphology

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the study of handwriting (especially as an indicator of the writer's character or disposition)

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Archives and Special Collections, a library within the University of Louisville Libraries, seeks a researcher to present or publish a scholarly paper or article in one or more of the following: * handwriting * handwriting analysis * questioned document examination * the work of Klara Goldzieher Roman and/or Thea Stein Lewinson Researchers may work in established graphology or handwriting practices or programs.
Exceptionally well written, organized and presented, "Handwriting Analysis: Discover Your Own Vocational/Career Potential" is very highly recommended to students and practitioners of handwriting analysis, and is ideal for the non-specialist general reader with an interest in the subject.
The court heard handwriting analysis was carried out between the original list and Jones' police notebooks as part of the inquiries.
How can I perform handwriting analysis on an eSignature?
Handwriting analysis or graphology is actually a very old and respected science the study of handwriting and its analysis was developed 3,000 years ago by the Chinese.
DNA, fingerprint and handwriting analysis proved Sarwar was the author.
Using handwriting analysis, detectives compared a tag Mandell daubed on a train at Three Bridges with police photographs of the same tag in various other locations.
The Forensic Document Branch conducts mostly handwriting analysis, Joseph Parker, division chief, explained.
Independent verification of the Coranderrk signature (Figure 1) with the handwriting under the sketches (Figures 4-7) was sought from two experts in handwriting analysis from the School of Human Biosciences, La Trobe University.
He also discusses techniques that have become less popular like microscopic hair examination, handwriting analysis, lie detectors, voice spectrum analysis, and bite-mark evidence.
Developed hand-in-hand with real life New Scotland Yard CSEs, the sophisticated kit includes finger printing, chromatography, hair and fibre testing, handwriting analysis and impression reveals.
We are very pleased with the results from the competition conducted by the Netherlands Forensic Institute and look forward to continuing to apply the benefits of our technology to forensic handwriting analysis," said Alexander Filatov, senior vice president for Parascript.
The briefing also covered handwriting analysis and open-source fraud detection resources, and included hands-on exercises involving suspect documents the British embassy had received in visa applications.
Her lawyer Kevin McLean, who contacted newspapers to publicise her claims, says a handwriting analysis backs up her claim and she has passed psychological tests.
In some cases, a graphologist is also a psychologist, because it is believed that graphology - handwriting analysis - provides insight into personality, mental state, and nervous system health.