ERROR SCORE

Classical test theory. The diference between the expected score and the actual score.

ESP FREE-RESPONSE TEST

Parapsychology experiments where the gueses are not restricted to a set of determined responses. Compare ESP forced choice test.

ESTIMABLE FUNCTION

The function that the parameters of a model can be estimated from the data.

ETHEREAL

A odourant in the 7 classes of odourants in sterochemical smell theory.

ETHNOGRAPHY

Describing the study of cultures based on direct observation. Compare ethnology. See etnography.

EUERGASIA

The normal mental and psychobiological functioning

EUSTHENIC

A body type similar to aesthenic and close to athletic type in the Kretschmer Typology.

EVASION

1. Paralogia where an idea that is next logically is replaced by another closely related idea. 2. The elusion or avoidance.

EVOLUTION OF THE BRAIN

Concept dealing with the barin developing over many millions of years from a small bundle of nerve fibres. See cephalisation.

EXCEPTIONAL CREATIVITY

The capability of people to make unique contributions to society through work and products of their work. Also called creative genius. Compare ordinary creativity.

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