BEHAVIORAL DYNAMICS

n. a descriptive analysis of the internal behavior patterns which motivate or cause the overt, external behavior. There is a dynamic relationship between behavior and environment. The behavioral characteristics of an individual or a group do not operate alone, because these are conditioned and affected by their environment.

BEHAVIORAL DYNAMICS: "To gain a better understanding of behavioral dynamics, one has to consider both the individual and the environment."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BEHAVIORAL DYNAMICS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/behavioral-dynamics/ (accessed July 26, 2020).
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