FOVEA CENTRALIS

the name of the small depression found in the retina where the lens will focus an image the clearest. Retinal cone cells are more...

CONVERGENT VALIDITY

a type of construct validity based upon the level to which the gauging tool being examined shows vast involvement with conceptually similar tools.

BIOGRAPHICAL METHOD

n. the collection and analysis of an account on a person. It may be the whole or a portion of this person's life. It...

BEHAVIORAL ASSESSMENT

n. a process of studying and evaluating behavior in order to identify problem areas. The procedure also involves observing, reporting, and analyzing behavior patterns...

SOCIAL CONTROL

1. The power of organisations, institutions and the laws of society to influence and regulate behaviour. 2. The impact of education, religion, media and...

DESURGENCY

A trait of personality featuring brooding, seclusion and anxiety.

DIRECT COPING

The active and focused confrontation and management of a tressful situation.

MENTAL ABILITIES

describes the abilities of- spatial visualization, perceptual speed, number facility, verbal comprehension, word fluency, memory, inductive reasoning as measured by subjective tests designed for...

TENSION REDUCTION

relief of emotions of tension. A multitude of methods might be utilized for this reason.

DISPOSITION

A behavioural trait that distinguishes from person from others. Compare situational attribution.

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