Rorschach test
noun Etymology: Hermann Rorschach died 1922 Swiss psychiatrist Date: 1927 a personality and intelligence test in which a subject interprets inkblot designs in terms that reveal intellectual and emotional factors — called also Rorschach, Rorschach inkblot test

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  • Rorschach test — Test de Rorschach La première planche parmi les dix du test de Rorschach Le test de Rorschach ou psychodiagnostik est un outil d évaluation psychologique de type projectif élaboré par le psychiatre et psychanalyste Hermann Rorschach en 1921. Il… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Rorschach test — [rôr′shäk΄] n. [after H. Rorschach (1884 1922), Swiss psychiatrist] Psychol. a test for the analysis of personality, in which the person being tested tells what is suggested to him or her by a standard series of inkblot designs: his or her… …   English World dictionary

  • Rorschach Test — Allgemeine Informationen Genre(s) Industrial Metal Gründung 1992 Auflösung 2001 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rorschach-Test — Der Rorschach Test (vulgo Tintenkleckstest, eigentlich: Rorschach Formdeuteversuch) ist ein psychodiagnostisches Testverfahren, für das Hermann Rorschach eine eigene Persönlichkeitstheorie entwickelte und das später mit den Theorien der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rorschach test — A psychological test involving inkblots. The inkblots are used to determine what a person perceives (reads into) in the enigmatic and highly ambiguous shapes. Ten standardized blots are shown one at a time to a subject and their responses are… …   Medical dictionary

  • Rorschach-Test — Rọr|schach|test auch: Rọr|schach Test 〈m.6 od. 1〉 psycholog. Test, bei dem symmetr. Klecksfiguren gedeutet werden müssen [nach dem Schweizer Psychiater H. Rorschach, 1884 1922] * * * Ror|schach|test, Ror|schach Test, der [nach dem Schweizer… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Rorschach test — n. Psychol. a type of personality test in which a standard set of ink blots is presented one by one to the subject, who is asked to describe what they suggest or resemble. Etymology: H. Rorschach, Swiss psychiatrist d. 1922 * * * Rorschach test 7 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rorschach Test —    Hermann Rorschach (1884–1922) grew up in Schaffhausen, Switzerland, and studied medicine in Zurich under Eugen Bleuler; as a student he was befriended by the artist Konrad Gehring and conceived the idea of determining whether successful… …   Historical dictionary of Psychiatry

  • Rorschach Test —    Hermann Rorschach (1884 1922) was a Swiss psychiatrist born in Zurich, the son of an art teacher. During his childhood, Rorschach was said to be fascinated by drawings. He was a 1912 graduate from the University of Zurich, where he obtained a… …   Dictionary of eponyms

  • Rorschach test — /rawr shahk, rohr /, Psychol. a test for revealing the underlying personality structure of an individual by the use of a standard series of 10 inkblot designs to which the subject responds by telling what image or emotion each design evokes.… …   Universalium

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