INTUITIVE KNOWLEDGE

Subjective judgement and knowledge that appears to be based on a gut feeling rather than learning specific. Knowledge is intuitive and based probably on...

INTRINSIC REINFORCER

A response that produces a reinforcer that is naturally related to it. For example a natural sound is produced when you blow on a...

INTERPERSONAL CONCORDANCE

the first of two stages in the conventional level where the idea of motive and underlying intention emerge and moral behavior is that which...

IMITATION

Copying the behavior of another person, animal, or object.Imitation does not receive as much attention in current psychology as it once did, probably because...

INSULIN SHOCK THERAPY

treatment for serious mental disorders in which prolonged periods of coma are induced by heavy doses of insulin.The technique was developed by the Austrian...

INTROCEPTION

A person that is attentive and understanding to the motives, needs and experiences of herself or himself and others. It is a reflecting personality...

INVERSE RELATIONSHIP

A relationship which is negative when one variable decreases and the other variable increases, or vice versa

INCEST

Sexual activity between persons of closer blood relationship than the culture allows.The degree of relationship varies considerably from society to society. In some societies...

ISOMORPHISM

1. In cognition, the relationship between a perceived stimulus and the resulting verbal process as in pronunciation of a printed word. 2. A one-to-one...

INTEROCULAR DISTANCE

the name for the distance between the pupils of both eyes in normal fixation.

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