FIRST-PERSON PERSPECTIVE

the term that is used to describe the point of view of the observer as he is telling the narrative or relating what has...

FUROR

a sudden outburst of rage or excitement where an irrational act of violence may be committed. See also ex

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...

FIELD DEPENDENCE

cognitive style where the person relies on external cues rather than internal cues. These people are susceptible to deceptive cues when identifying known elements...

FREE-FLOATING ATTENTION

Found in psychoanalysis and in other forms of psychodynamic psychotherapy, the analyst's or therapist's state of evenly suspended attention during the therapeutic session. Also...

FLIGHT FROM REALITY

a defensive reaction where a person will withdraw into inactivity, fantasy or detachment and is an unconscious defence to anxiety. See escape from reality....

FROHLICH'S SYNDROME

this is the name of a disorder that is caused by the under functioning of the anterior lobe of the pituitary gland. Features are...

FORMANTS

the name of the frequency bands of sounds that are produced by our vocal cords and other physical features of the head and throat...

FRAGMENTATION

a term that describes the separation or the division of something into pieces or fragments. It is the name of a psychological disturbance where...

FAMILISM

is primarily observed in collectivist and traditional cultures where there is a strong level of interpersonal relationships within the extended family to

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