EGO INVOLVEMENT

The extent to whcich we see an attitude object as being important or significant. Also called attitudinal involvement- personal involvement- self reliance. See centarlity...

EMPIRICISM

Approach to epistemology holding that all knowledge of matters of fact comes from experience or needs experience for validation.

ENVIRONMENTAL FIELD

Gestalt psychology. The context in which an event occurs and its components interact.

EYE TRACKER

is an electronic device which allows researchers to accurately track the movements of the eye and determine what the eyes are fixating on. Similar...

ENCEPHALITIS LETHARGICA

Epidemic form of encephalitis observe globally from 1915 to 1926. also called Economo's disease.

EXPLICIT MEMORY

Memoery that is consciously recalled. See declarative memory.

EXPERIMENTAL PHILOSOPHY

1. Name for the discipline of experimental science used in philosophy in the 17th and 18th centuries. 2. 20th century movement saying that neuroscience...

ELECTRONIC NOSE

A device that can sense gases and odours.

ENVIRONMENTAL APPROACH

The approach to reduce external pressures that can cause emotional difficulties.

EMPIRICAL-RATIONAL STRATEGY

Social psychology. The idea that societal and insitutional change can be brought about if the public receives enough information.

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