AUTONOMOUS WORK GROUPS

refers to a small, self-regulated, worker-centered unit operating within an organization. This unit is given responsibility for developing procedures, organizing production processes, generating the...

AUTOSCOPY

n. refers to the seeing of an identical double of oneself in external space. The image is generally short-lived, hazy, filmy, and colorless and...

AUXILIARY INVERSION

in grammar, this refers to the reversal of the usual order of subject and auxiliary verb in a declarative sentence. This creates a question...

AVERSIVE CONTROL

refers to the use of an aversive outcome, such as punishment or negative reinforcement, to control behavior, and eliminate undesirable behavior.

AVOIDANT PARURESIS

refers to the inability to urinate in the presence of other people. Also known as bashful bladder syndrome.

AXONAL TRANSPORT

refers to the transportation of materials along the axon of a neuron. Materials may be directed from the cell body to distant regions of...

ABC THEORY

a theory based on the RET approach developed in 1955 by Albert Ellis, proposing that Activating events are not the cause of Consequences, but...

A PRIORI

Latin for prior to- independent and not being based on any previous study-

A PRIORI TEST

the testing of an experiment's hypotheses prior to the actual performance of said experiment.

A SEARCH

pronounced A Star- a form of best-first algorithms that determines the distance between a specific point and am original starting point, combined with heuristic...

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