INTRAMAZE CUE

It is within a maze and is a cue, it can be a floor texture, wall colour or a scent

INTRINSIC MOTIVATION

A specific activity with an incentive to engage and is derived from the activity itself (e.g. a genuine interest in a studied subject) rather...

INTRUJECTIVE DEPRESSION

Individuals who are depressed and have angry and punitive feelings toward themselves. Compare anaclitic depression

INVENTORY

In form of a question, it describes a behaviour and the studying or it, interests and attitudes, it is a list of items.

INVOLUNTARY HOSPITALIZATION

A serious mental disorder and the confinement of a person in a mental hospital by authorization that is medical and legal direction (as in...

IONOTROPIC RECEPTOR

An ion channel that is opened and a receptor protein that includes them when the receptor is activated. See glutamate receptor. Compare matabo-TROPIC RECEPTOR

IRONIC MONITORING PROCESS

a component of mental processing that keeps suppressed mental content activated.

ISLANDS OF KNOWLEDGE

organization of knowledge typically found among experts in such fields as engineering and medicine, who shift spontaneously between these using visual images and metaphors.

ISOMETRIC CONTRACTION

muscle contraction in which tension occurs but the muscle doesn't shorten, for example, when a weightlifter grasps a barbell.

ITEM VALIDITY

In a test or experiment the extent to which an individual item measures what it purports to measure.

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