ହାତଲେଖା ପରଖ ଏକ ଭ୍ରମବୈଜ୍ଞାନିକ ପଢ଼ା ଓ ବିଶ୍ଳେଷଣ ଯାହା ହାତଲେଖା କ, ବିଶେଷ କରି ମଣିଷର ମାନସିକତାକୁ ନେଇ କରାଯାଇଥାଏ । ଡାକ୍ତରୀ ବିଜ୍ଞାନରେ, ଏହା ମସ୍ତିସ୍କ ଓ ସ୍ନାୟୁ ତନ୍ତ୍ରରେ ଥିବା ରୋଗ ଆଦିକୁ ହାତଲେଖା ମାଧ୍ୟମରେ ପରଖିବାରେ ସାହାଯ୍ୟ କରିଥାଏ । The term is sometimes incorrectly used to refer to forensic document examination.
- "Barry Beyerstein Q&A". Ask the Scientists. Scientific American Frontiers. Retrieved 2008-02-22. "they simply interpret the way we form these various features on the page in much the same way ancient oracles interpreted the entrails of oxen or smoke in the air. I.e., it's a kind of magical divination or fortune telling where 'like begets like.'"
- "The use of graphology as a tool for employee hiring and evaluation". British Columbia Civil Liberties Association. 1988. Retrieved 2008-02-22. Cite has empty unknown parameter:
|coauthors=(help) "On the other hand, in properly controlled, blind studies, where the handwriting samples contain no content that could provide non-graphological information upon which to base a prediction (e.g., a piece copied from a magazine), graphologists do no better than chance at predicting the personality traits"
- entry in The Skeptic Encyclopedia of Pseudoscience.
- Thomas, John A. (2002). "Graphology Fact Sheet". North Texas Skeptics. Retrieved 2008-02-22. "In summary, then, it seems that graphology as currently practiced is a typical pseudoscience and has no place in character assessment or employment practice. There is no good scientific evidence to justify its use, and the graphologists do not seem about to come up with any."
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