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Beyerstein, Barry L. 1949-

Overview
Works: 12 works in 24 publications in 3 languages and 288 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Methods 
Roles: Creator, Editor, Author, Contributor
Classifications: BF145, 150
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Barry L Beyerstein
The Write stuff : evaluations of graphology, the study of handwriting analysis( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Like fingerprints, each person's handwriting is unique and may be used as a means of identification. Expert document examiners have long been used by courts to determine the authenticity of signatures and other writing samples. But is there more that handwriting can reveal about a person beyond individual identification? Many claim that such analysis has been perfected in the science of "graphology" and that personality traits and accurate character readings can be
Warum Mozart Babys nicht schlauer macht 25 populäre Irrtümer der Psychologie by Scott O Lilienfeld( )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in German and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hauptbeschreibung Stimmt es wirklich, dass die meisten Menschen nur einen Bruchteil ihres Gehirns nutzen? Und ist das alte Sprichwort ""was Hänschen nicht lernt, lernt Hans nimmermehr"" auch wissenschaftlich belegbar? Sie werden sich wundern, denn einige der in diesem Buch entlarvten Mythen der Populärpsychologie haben sich so in unserem Alltag festgesetzt, dass man nicht einmal auf die Idee kommen würde, sie anzuzweifeln. Die Autoren haben 25 der in der Bevölkerung meist verbreiteten Psychologie-Irrtümer ausgewählt. Sie erläutern, weshalb sie entstehen und warum wir so blau
50 great myths of popular psychology : shattering widespread misconceptions about human behavior by Scott O Lilienfeld( )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

50 Great Myths of Popular Psychology uses popular myths as a vehicle for helping students and laypersons to distinguish science from pseudoscience. Uses common myths as a vehicle for exploring how to distinguish factual from fictional claims in popular psychology Explores topics that readers will relate to, but often misunderstand, such as 'opposites attract', 'people use only 10% of their brains', and 'handwriting reveals your personality' Provides a 'mythbusting kit' for evaluating folk psychology claims in everyday life Teaches essential critical thinking skills through detailed discussions
Do brains make minds?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Expert panelists talk about the connection between the gray matter called a brain, the thoughts we think, the mind-body connection, and whether there's something more to the human mind than what resides in the brain
Studies on meridional amblyopia by Barry L Beyerstein( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Case against the paranormal by Barry L Beyerstein( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Can ESP affect your life?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Most people believe that ESP, or extrasensory perception, is real. Most scientists assume the opposite. Is ESP wishful thinking? Experts explore the topics of the paranormal, extrasensory perception, the power of mind-over-body and why accepting the reality of things nonphysical would require changing our entire world view
What is parapsychology?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Panelists from the fields of science and parapsychology debate whether ESP can really be studied as a science and if claims of strange, psychic phenomena can be subject to the scientific method
Happiness city nurses( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The first item on the programme is about whether or not people have happier lives now than people of previous generations who may well have had less in terms of material possessions. The second item is about the City Nurses project which aims to reduce potential conflicts between mental health patients and healthcare professionals. The final item is about neurology - do we really only use 10 per cent of our brain?
50 mitos keliru dalam psikologi by Scott O Lilienfeld( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in Indonesian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Challenging the medical model of addiction( Visual )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Two ex-alcoholics and drug users talk about their experience of substance abuse, physical abuse and sex abuse
Hallucinogens : a forensic drug handbook( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Beyerstein, Barry Lane 1947-2007

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50 great myths of popular psychology : shattering widespread misconceptions about human behaviorHallucinogens : a forensic drug handbook