Representing objects and events through action and movement. See enactive mode.
The repeated and involuntary defecation occurring after age 4 not due to a general mental condition. Compare fecal incontinence.
Relating to chemical signalling where a chemical messenger is released by a cell and carried to a target cell where it exerts an effect.
The less dense cytoplasm filling the bulk of the cell. Compare ectoplasm.
The mental skill of revitalising us when we feel fatigued.
An environment offering many opportunities for activity with lots of sensory and intellectual stimulation. See enrichment.
1. Quality of thermodynamics that measures the energy of a closed system. 2. Statistics. Measure of the disorder of a closed system. 3. Information...
Philosophical idea where individual differences are put down to emvironmental factors, that is nurture opposed to nature. Compare biological determinism- genetic determinism' see determinism.
1. A concept thet learning and environment are the main behaviour determinents. 2. Policy emphasising the relationships between people and the natural environment.
An outdated term for an outbreak of seemingly uncontrolled emotion such as laughing, fear, panic or violence in a large group of people.. See...