FRUCTOSURIA

A rare familial disease involving the metabolism of fructose (fruit sugar) and resulting in mental retardationThe disorder is probably transmitted by a single recessive...

FUGUE STATE

An amnesic dissociated state characterized by physical flight from an unbearable situation.A fugue is a more extreme form of escape than the more common...

FACEWORK

has a multitude of potential definintions depending on the application. For example, in social interactions, facework refers to strategic social movements where the individual...

FACT MEMORY

is considered the binary opposite to source memory, where it is memory for a specific fact (see facual knowledge for further explanation) or specific...

FACTORIAL DESIGN

is one of the many experimental designs used in psychological experiments where two or more independent variables are simultaneously manipulated to observe their effects...

FAITHFUL PARTICIPANT

is otherwise known as a faithful subject, in the context of experiments, they are participants who follow the instructions both, implicit and explicit of...

FALSE MEMORY SYNDROME (FMS)

is one of the more controversial syndromes which concerns a false recollection of having been sexually or even physically abused during an individual's childhood...

FAMILIAL STUDY OF INTELLIGENCE

is one of the many tests which looks intelligence, where two people who are considered genetically related are then given a standardized intelligence test...

FAMILY RESEMBLANCE

with respect to studies looking at categorisation, family resemblance is the tendency for children or members within a collective family unit to resemble each...

FASCIOLUS GYRUS

is otherwise known as the gyrus fasciolaris and is part of the hippocampal formation which appears as a delicate band of tissue which communicates...

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