GROUP MORALE

the term describing the group members

GROUP STRUCTURE

Complex of forms, processes and systems that organise and regulate interactions in groups. Defines roles and positions, network of authority and communications. Positions may...

GENDER SCHEMA

the term that applies to the organized set of beliefs and expectations that guides a person's understanding of gender or sex.

GAMMA-AMINOBUTYRIC ACID (GABA)

Major inhibitory neurotransmitter in the mammalian nervous system and found widely distributed in both invertebrate and vertebrate nervous systems. It is synthesized from the...

GANGLIOSIDOSIS

the name for the disorder of metabolising lipids and is marked by an accumulation of gangliosides in the nervous system. Taysachs disease is an...

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...

GEMEINSCHAFT

This applies to a type of society or social group based on a community of feeling resulting from shared life experiences and similar beliefs...

GENERALIZED IMITATION

the name for imitation of forms of behaviour that, until presented by a model, had been previously unseen. Presumably this results from a history...

GUESS-WHO TECHNIQUE

Term used for rating personalities used in schools where a student will give a short word picture for personality types and need to identify...

GENERATIVITY VERSUS STAGNATION

Generativity is the goal of adulthood including procreation, creativity and fulfilling parental and social responsibility for the next generation. This contrasts with the narrow...

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