JEG, ‘Phrénologie’, 2015, No Galerie

Phrenology is the study of the shape of cranium and its asperities. This study permits to determine the personality and the mental abilities of one people.
Even if the scientific community discredit this science, it has been through years considered and studied. Even Leonardo Da Vinci has been interessed in this science.

Phrenology had also been exposed by Ralph Wade Emerson or Thomas Edison…
It remains popular, mainly in the United States, during the 19th century and it gave rise to a plethora of other pseudosciences of characterology like craniometry research or anthropometry.

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