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Karen Machover

Personality projection in the drawing of the human figure..

by Karen Machover

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Published in Springfield,Mass4bThomas .
Written in English


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Reprint of 1949 edition.

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Pagination181p. :
Number of Pages181
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Open LibraryOL20870306M

In , Karen Machover developed the first measure of figure drawing as a personality assessment with the Draw A Person Test (Machover, ). Machover did a lot of work with disturbed adolescents and adults and used the test to assess people of all ages. PERSONALITY PROJECTION IIN THE DRAWING OF THE HUMAN FIGURE (A METHOD OF PERSONALITY INVESTIGATION), Karen Machover, Charles Thomas Pub., , p, hc w/dj, dj bumped/scuffed/sunned, boards bumped/scuffed, text clean/tanning, binding solid, name/address inked front fly

84 BOOK REVIEWS MACHOVER, KAREN. Personality projection in the drawing of the human figure. Springfield, Charles C Thomas, Pp. ix + $ It would be unfortunate if we came to feel that our techniques in personality study were apart from our theories. If theories are valid, they should be demonstrable. Reviews data-based studies on human figure drawings and concludes that there is little support for their validity or for their use as devices to assess personality, behavior, emotion, or intellectual functioning. Ease of administration and anecdotal reports of predictive accuracy are presented as explanations for their continued usage. Existing valid measures of behavioral and cognitive Cited by:

  Mrs. Machover wrote a book on her research that is still in print, "Personality Projection in the Drawing of the Human Figure: A Method of . Machover, K. (). Personality projection in the drawing of the human figure (A method of personality investigation). In K. Machover (Ed.), Personality projection in the drawing of the human figure: A method of personality investigation (pp. 3–32). Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas. Mischel, W. (). Personality and assessment. New York.


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Personality Projection in the Drawing of the Human Figure (A Method of Personality Investigation) by Karen Machover (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book.

Cited by: Personality Projection: In the Drawing of the Human Figure Unknown Binding – January 1, See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ — $ Paperback "Please retry" Manufacturer: Charles C. Thomas. In this book the writer outlines a method of personality analysis based upon the interpretation of drawings of the human figure.

That individuals reveal important aspects of their personality in drawing has long been :   Personality Projection In The Drawing Of The Human Figure Personality Projection In The Drawing Of The Human Figure : Charles C Thomas Publishers Identifier-ark ark://t8x97j72v Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet Archive Python library plus-circle Add Review.

comment. Personality Projection in the Drawing of the Human Figure book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(8). The Human Figure Drawing Test has evolved over many years of clinical use.

The original Draw-A-Person test (DAP) was created by Florence Goodenough and later modified by Dale B. Harris. It remains in use as the prominent human figure drawing measure applicable across the life span.

Administration time is about 10–15 min. Personality Projection in the Drawing of the Human Figure: A Method of Personality Investigation A Method of Personality Investigation American lectures in psychology Issue 25 of American Lecture Series American lecture series: American lectures in psychology: Author: Karen Machover: Edition: illustrated: Publisher: C.C.

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Read this book on Questia. By Karen Machover, Department of Hospitals, New York, New York. This original technique for human figure drawing analysis combines the psychology of expressive movement with a fresh approach to functional and symbolic significance.

Personality projection in the drawing of the human figure; a method of personality investigation. Personality projection in the drawing of the human figure: a method of personality investigation --Theoretical considerations --Phenomenon of projection --The body as a vehicle for self-expression --Constancy of projection --Mood of figure --Sources of projection --psychic datum --Illustrations of the functional basis of motivation --Previous.

This volume discusses a relatively new projective technic, that is, study of drawings of the human figure as a method of personality investigation.

The book is divided into three parts. Part 1 discusses origin of methods and theoretical considerations involved in the problem as they relate to the phenomenon of projection of unconscious material.

Bibliography: p. Personality projection in the drawing of the human figure: a method of personality investigationPages: Personality Projection in the Drawing of the Human Figure by Machover Karen and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at About this Book Catalog Record Details.

Personality projection in the drawing of the human figure; Machover, Karen Alper, View full catalog record. Karen Machover provides an in depth explanation of what each aspect of a person drawing can say about their personality in her book Personality projection in the drawing of a human is a summary of some of the characteristics and their possible analysis.

A projective test developed by the US psychologist Karen Alper Machover (–96) and discussed in her book Personality Projection in the Drawing of the Human Figure ().

The respondent is handed a blank sheet of paper and a pencil and is asked simply to draw a person, then, on a separate sheet, to draw a person of opposite sex to the first, then finally to indicate.

The “Draw-A-Person” Personality Test. Harris’ book from provides a scoring scale that can be used to examine and score the 3 drawings. As well, Personality projection in the drawing of the human figure (A method of personality investigation) –.

Karen Machover is the author of Personality Projection in the Drawing of the Human Figure ( avg rating, 8 ratings, 0 reviews, published )/5(8). Machover became an expert in the clinical use of projectives and by the s was confident enough in her insights to develop her own technique, which she published as Personality Projection in the Drawing of the Human Figure: A Method of Personality Investigation ().

The book was an immediate success and went through 11 editions. Personality Projection In The Drawing Of The Human Figure (A Method of Personality Investigation). CHARLES C. THOMAS • PUBLISHER. First Edition, First Printing, ; First Edition, Second Printing, Internet Archive Aces.

aug. Occupation: Psychologist.Personality Projection in the Drawing of the Human Figure (A Method of Personality Investigation) by Machover Karen, ISBN BUD2AQY, Compare new and used books prices among online bookstores.

Find the lowest price.Human figure drawings (HFD) have been used for almost a century as ways to gather information about an individual’s cognitive as well as personality functioning.

InGoodenough submitted one of the first scoring systems which could be used to Cited by: 1.