BIPOLAR CONCEPT

n. the two-dimensional concept of perceiving all phenomena through opposing attributes (e.g. happiness versus sadness). Used in contrast with the unidimensional concept which allows happiness or sadness of a lesser or greater degree.

BIPOLAR CONCEPT: "The bipolar concept is a two-dimensional reference which often applies to mood and affect."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BIPOLAR CONCEPT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/bipolar-concept/ (accessed November 25, 2020).
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