EXCITATORY FIELD

The area of the brain around and sharing the response of an excited sensory area.

EXECUTIVE FUNCTION

High level cognitive processes that organise and order behaviour. Also called central processes- executive functioning- high order processes.

EXHIBITIONISM

1. The tendency to draw to attention to yourself. See attention getting. 2. A paraphilia where you expose your genitals to strangers.

EXIT INTERVIEW

1. Meeting of a student with the school counsellor before leaving for the next step in education. 2. Employee's last meeting prior to terminataion

EXPANSIVE MOOD

The mood that reflects feelings of grandiosity.

EXPERIENCER

Used in case grammar, it is the thing that experiences the effect of the action, state or process described in a sentence.See agent- instrumental.

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...

EXPERIMENTER MODELING EFFECT

A systematic error where participants in research act closely to the way the experimenter would respond.

EXPLICIT MEMORY

Memoery that is consciously recalled. See declarative memory.

EXPRESSION

The communication of a emotion, thought or behaviour. See emotional expression- facial expression.

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