DECONSTRUCTION By N., Sam M.S. - 13 Critical analysis. Mainly of literary text where there can be no reference for language and no grounding for truth claims. See postculturalism. DECONSTRUCTION: "A deconstruction reading of a text uses traditional methods of analysis to see how the text subverts its meanings and coherence." Related Psychology Terms READING DISABILITY (Paralexia, Dyslexia) LANGUAGE (Psycholinguistics) DIAGNOSTIC TESTS IN EDUCATION LEARNING ADDS ACHIEVEMENT TESTS ESTHETICS READABILITY RESEARCH A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide BODY LANGUAGE (Organ Language) READINESS TESTS Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "DECONSTRUCTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/deconstruction/ (accessed August 15, 2022).