FAST MUSCLE FIBER

is a type of muscle fibre, however, the binary opposite to slow muscle fibres. Fast muscle fibres are found in skeletal muscles which contract...

FEAR APPEAL

is one method of changing and individuals opinion or view of a specific concept or ideal; through using the fear appeal, advertisers instill fear...

FEATURE ABSTRACTION

Hypothetical process where a person learns from experience with the exemplars of different categories where features are used to describe the categories. See categorisation;...

FECUNDITY

1.Biology. A measure of the number of offspring produced by an individual organism over a given time. 2. Demography. The general capacity of a...

FEELING OF REALITY

the sense that the world is tangible that can be lost in mild dissociative conditions and in more serious disorders such as post traumatic...

FEMININITY PHASE

This period occurs during the early phases of the OEDIPUS complex in which both boys and girls adopt a feminine attitude toward the...

FESTINGER, LEON

This man was hired as a statistician for World War II and was involved in the training and selection of Air Force pilots. He...

FETUS

the term that is given to a human embryo in its later stages of development. It is from 8 to 9 weeks after fertilisation...

FIELD OF REGARD

the term that is used to describe the total space and all of the objects that are in that space that can be seen...

FIGURE-GROUND

a term used to describe things that relate to the principle that says perceptions have 2 parts. The first is the figure and the...

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