PORPHYRIA

a metabolic disorder consisting of the secretion of too much or irregular porphyrins in the urine. The acute intermittent type is marked by abdominal...

TOLERANCE OF AMBIGUITY

the level to which one is capable of accepting, and to act without weariness or disorientation in scenarios having conflicting or many perceptions or...

MULTIDETERMINED BEHAVIOR

describes behaviours of any individual which are considered to be influenced by more than one variable such genetics and environmental factors.

ATTITUDE OBJECT

any targets of judgment, including people, places, and things, that have an attitude or opinion associated with it.

SOCIAL MALADJUSTMENT

1. The inability to develop a satisfying relationship. 2. A lack of social finesse and tact. 3. A breakdown in maintaining constructive social relationships.

ANACLITIC DEPRESSION

1. a kind of reactive depression discovered in newborns who are suddenly removed from interaction with their biological mothers or are restricted from mother-like...

SOCIAL LIMITATION

restriction attributed to social policy or barriers that will limit a person's fulfilment of roles or deny people access to services and opportunities.

SOCIAL ISOLATION

1. The voluntary or involuntary absence of having contact with others. 2. Experimental research. Separating an animal from other members of its species. Social...

SELF-REFLECTION

The examination and contemplation of our thoughts and actions. Look on the reflective consciousness.

DISCONTINUITY THEORY

Compare to continuity hypothesis. See all-or-none learning hypothesis- eureka task.

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