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a blot made with ink

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Administered tests included the Somatic Inkblot Series--II (W.
Just as two subjects in a psychology experiment can identify different images from the same inkblot, two economists can sometimes reach different conclusions when confronted with the same data.
She is incapable of faking her way through a Rorschach inkblot test, let alone a Hollywood party.
During his unsuccessful Supreme Court confirmation hearings, Judge Robert Bork said, "If you had an amendment that says 'Congress shall make no,' and then there is an inkblot and you cannot read the rest of it, I don't think the court can make up what might be under the inkblot.
Brenzel used both the Rorschach Inkblot Test and the Thematic Apperception Test, "the popularity of which may be due in part to the perception that they reveal hidden aspects of personality or simply because most mental health professionals are trained to use them.
And it's tempting, then, to assume that writing works as what psychologists call a projective test, which analyses responses to ambiguous stimuli; the Rorschach inkblot test being the most well known.
It is the Rorschach inkblot in which everyone sees something different.
This reminds one of the Rorschach inkblot test (7) reflecting organic forms and used by psychologists to evaluate dimensions of emotional response.
Unlike Rorschach, who still fights crime wearing a trenchcoat, fedora and constantly shifting inkblot mask, the others have gotten on with their lives.
On the way, one finds Envoy Enterprises, with Augusto Arbizo's exhibition of ad pages from [[Artforum, on which he has created Rorschach inkblot paintings in enamel (Fig.
The authors note that in 1999 the five most commonly cited assessment instruments reported in the literature included the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale, Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children, Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory II, Rorschach Inkblot Test, and the Thematic Apperception Test.
Jack used Career Pattern Study data to write a dissertation that examined whether ego-strength as measured with the Rorschach Inkblot Test related to interest patterning on the Strong Vocational Interest Blank.
5 Which psychiatrist developed, in 1921, a still-controversial character test based on people's reactions to 10 specific inkblot shapes?
Judge Bork's comparison of interpreting the Ninth Amendment to reading a text obscured by an inkblot (2) has been particularly subjected to intense criticism.