EXTRANEOUS VARIABLE

is a variable which inadvertantly effects the course of an experiment, specifically the dependent variable, normally without the knowledge of the researchers, but nonetheless...

EXTRINSIC INTEREST

describes the participation or otherwise engagement in a task, by an individual, with which the driving force behind is the hope or interest in...

EYE-MOVEMENT DESENSITIZATION THERAPY

was first developed by U.S. psychologist Francine Shapiro, in the 1980s, which aimed to reduce the emotional impact and trauma caused to individual's associated...

EXTRAPAIR MATING

is typically observed in the animal kingdom, where normally socially monogamous species, such as birds, pair with another of their species outside their mating...

EXTRINSIC MOTIVATION

is the binary opposite to intrinsic motivation. Extrinsic motivation explains the drive for an individual to participate within a specific activity or role given...

EYE-ROLL SIGN

is often used to indicate an individual's susceptibility to hypnosis. Patients roll their eyes upwards and the greater the sclera shown (the white part...

EXTRAPSYCHIC

is an experience or object which occurs and develops outside the normally spectrum of the mind and body, typically seen as occuring between the...

EXTRINSIC REINFORCER

is the binary opposite to an intrinsic reinforcer. An extrinsic reinforcer is directly related to the reward which stems from it. For example, in...

EYE-VOICE SPAN

is similar to reading span, in that the eye-voice span, when reading aloud, is the physical distance (relative to a standard character) between the...

EXTRAPSYCHIC CONFLICT

is conflict which is attributed between the environment an individual is placed in and their own minds. It is considered the inverse of intrapsychic...

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