FIELD WORK

the term given to any work carried out in the real world and not in a laboratory. In social work classroom theory is applied...

FUZZY LOGIC

Knowledge representation scheme that is based on logic and founded on the axiom that set membership is based on a probability distribution and not...

FAT METABOLISM

is an umbrella term which is used to describe all the biochemical processes which are involved in the breakdown, manufacture, or the storage of...

FICTIONAL FINALISM

Psychoanalytic theory of Alfred Adler. The belief that human beings are more strongly motivated by the goals and ideals that they create for themselves...

FOOD FADDISM

the dietary practice based on exaggerated and often incorrect beliefs about the effects of food or nutrition on health, particularly for the prevention or...

FRAME-OF-ORIENTATION NEED

the need of a person to develop and synthesise their major assumptions and ideas into a coherent view of the world. It was introduced...

FRINGE CONSCIOUSNESS

These are the aspects of our consciousness and experience that lack the focal and perceptual qualities. They vary a lot and can include feelings...

FUTURE SHOCK

the personal confusion and social disorientation that accompany very rapid technological and social change. It was defined by U.S. futurist Alvin Toffler.

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