DISJUNCTIVE CONCEPT By N., Sam M.S. - 271 A concept based onthe set of attributes that are not needed in every instance. Compare conjunctive concept. See family resemblance. DISJUNCTIVE CONCEPT: "A disjunctive concept such as a car that has many attributes but can still be a car without one of the attributes." Related Psychology Terms NURSERY SCHOOL EXPERIENCE REACTION TIME (Response Latency) FAMILY CARE Cultural Norms & Values in the African-American Population Selecting a Diagnosis ANTISOCIAL REACTION Intelligence Across the African-American and Latino Cultures Developing a Case Study CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY NEUROTIC DEPRESSIVE REACTION (Reactive Depression) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "DISJUNCTIVE CONCEPT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/disjunctive-concept/ (accessed June 25, 2022).