GENDER CODING

the term used in assigning particular traits or behaviours exclusively or predominantly to males or females.

GENDER STEREOTYPES

the relatively fixed and overgeneralized attitudes and behaviours that are considered normal and appropriate for a person in a particular culture based on his...

GENERAL FACTOR

A hypothetical source of differences in general ability that will represent the ability to perceive relationships and to derive conclusions from them. See two...

GENERALIZATION

1. Deriving a concept or theory from a number of specific cases, applying it widely. 2. Judgement derived and applied this way. 3. Conditioning...

GENETIC ALGORITHM

The positive goal of middle adulthood interpreted in terms of procreation and of creativity and fulfilling your full parental and social responsibilities toward the...

GENETIC PSYCHOLOGY

the study of genetic and early environmental factors that will influence child development. In the 19th and early 20th centuries this was synonymous with...

GENITAL MUTILATION

The mutilation of external genitalia. Can be a cultural tradition, religious ritual, self-harming behaviour due to psychosis and a violent act during wartime on...

GENOTYPE-PHENOTYPE CORRELATION

a correlation between the nature or the location of a mutation in an individual based on observations of affected individuals and their respective genotype.

GERIATRIC SCREENING

Program or system administered by a hospital, community center, county health center to evaluate the needs of older adults by providing physical examinations and...

GERSTMANN'S SYNDROME

the name that is given to the set of symptoms of a neurological disorder marked by dysgraphia, finger agnosia, acalculia, and right-left disorientation. It...

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