Theories in social, behavioural and quantitative sciences.
Critical analysis. Mainly of literary text where there can be no reference for language and no grounding for truth claims. See postculturalism.
A stage of the sleep cycle where arousal thresholds are high. See also wave sleep.
The set of guidelines used to design and plan settings to reduce crime. See territoriality.
Psychoanalytic theory. Separating instincts that normally operate together. Compare fusion.
An experiential state with a loss of awareness, changed perceptions and atypical behaviour.
A delay in feedback from the senses that can guide or monitor motor movements.
A clinical state showing features of delirium often from taking drugs, withdrawal from alcohol, hypoxia, head trauma.
A false conviction that actions and eventshave a relation to yourself. See idea of reference.
Trade name for meperidine