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The Inkblots

Hermann Rorschach, His Iconic Test, and the Power of Seeing

by Damion Searls

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The Inkblots
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Hermann Rorschach, His Iconic Test, and the Power of Seeing
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Damion Searls

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Documents the lesser-known story of the creator of the psychological test developed to reveal key aspects of human personality, sharing insights into how his inkblots were carefully designed and rose to prominence after his early death.

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An early draft of Card III in Hermann Rorschach's psychological test. Archiv und Sammlung Hermann Rorschach, University Library of Bern hide caption

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Archiv und Sammlung Hermann Rorschach, University Library of Bern

How Hermann Rorschach's 'Inkblots' Took On A Life Of Their Own

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