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Beyerstein, Barry L. 1949-

Overview
Works: 12 works in 21 publications in 3 languages and 280 library holdings
Genres: Popular works 
Roles: Creator, Editor, Contributor
Classifications: BF145, 150
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Barry L Beyerstein, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Barry L Beyerstein
The Write stuff : evaluations of graphology, the study of handwriting analysis ( Book )
6 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
deduced from a person's penmenship. In this definitive study of graphology, Barry and Dale Beyerstein provide a balanced evaluation of claims that personality, aptitude, and psychological and physical health can be determined through handwriting analysis. The contributors include both practicing graphologists, who present their case and describe their practices and methods, as well as critics from many fields, who evaluate graphology in terms of brain research; assess
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 13 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 ( )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 8 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
Hallucinogens : a forensic drug handbook ( )
1 edition published in 2003 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
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?
Studies on meridional amblyopia by Barry L Beyerstein ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English 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
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
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
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
 
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Alternative Names
Beyerstein, Barry Lane, 1947-2007
Languages
English (17)
German (3)
Indonesian (1)
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