"Handreading Cyber Café" an international discussion
Since october 1999 this forum is merely visited by
professional handanalysts, researchers and
psychologists. Emphasis is focussed on the exchange of experiences,
information and insights. The forum has presented e.g. experiments focussed on doing research on: the VALIDITY of traditional handanalysis + the diagnostic potential of the
"Psychodiagnostic Chirology (PDC)", presented by: Arnold Holzman, Ph.D.
The roots of the 'Psychodiagnostic chirology' were
designed over 30 years ago. This handanalysis system is designed primairy
for use by the professional behavioral specialist to be applied in his or her clinical work.
In the section 'OVERVIEW' an experiment is presented
- Laboratory Testing - which intends to illustrate the VALIDITY of this
"A History of Dermatoglyphics, Palmistry & Character Identity",
auteur: Edward D. Campbell, JD.
This very well documented article is e.g. focussed on discussing the tangent planes among on the one side the scientific knowledge about the dermatoglyphics,
and on the other hand the descriptions which were presented worldwide in the traditional handanalysis literature.
"The Simian Line", author: unknown.
A unique interesting website
about the simian line. Besides the medical point of view plus the traditional approach of handanalysis, is being stressed that the social aspects of the simian line should not be ignored. The personal history of the author - which is presented in another section of her website - is a striking illustration.
"Hands in Scripture", auteur: Larry wood.
Another phenomenon on the
world-wide-web, a website dedicated to the theme: "the hand
& the bible".
(the author shows his guts ... and
a fancy intellect!)
"Palm Therapy", gepresenteerd door: Moshe Zwang.
The relationship with the traditional approach of handanalysis is illustrated by the fact that the book “Palm Therapy TM:
Program Your Mind through Your Palms” includes a 300-page-chapter
headed by the title: