FIELD DEPENDENCE By N., Sam M.S. - 109 cognitive style where the person relies on external cues rather than internal cues. These people are susceptible to deceptive cues when identifying known elements in unknown settings. FIELD DEPENDENCE: "Joe showed field dependence by relying on the world around him." Related Psychology Terms ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY FIELD INDEPENDENCE Dissociative Identity Disorder MENTAL HEALTH AND ECONOMIC LEVEL Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT EGO PSYCHOTHERAPY ATARACTIC (Atanndc) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "FIELD DEPENDENCE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/field-dependence/ (accessed June 28, 2022).