INTERRATER RELIABILITY

the consistency with which different examiners produce similar ratings in judging the same abilities or characteristics in the same target person or object. Usually...

INTEROCEPTIVE SYSTEM

the name of the total of all of the sensory receptors and nerves gathering information from inside the body.

INTERPOSITION

the term for the monocular depth cue when 2 objects are in the one line of vision and the close object conceals part of...

INTRAPERSONAL INTELLIGENCE

The intelligence involved in self understanding, ones motives, ones skills and also reflecting upon oneself etc. Intelligence that is intrapersonal and is alleged to...

INTERVAL SCALE

Intervals that are equal and scale marked so that the difference between any two values that are consecutive and are equivalent on the scale...

INTERNATIONAL UNION OF PSYCHOLOGICAL SCIENCE (IUPSYS)

Affiliation of professional psychological organisations to develop the exchange of ideas and scientific information between psychologists from different countries and to organise international congresses...

INTIMATE ZONE

The small distance zone in social psychology and adopted by those in very close relationships, such of that of mother and infant. Compare personal...

INTERPERSONAL THEORY

Psychoanalysis. Based on a belief that people's interaction with other people, especially significant others and determines the sense of security, self and the dynamisms...

INVOLUNTARY TURNOVER

An organization and the number of employees who leave involuntarily in a given period. Involuntary turnover is the distinction usually made between and is...

INTRAMUSCULAR INJECTION (IM INJECTION)

A substance that is injected into a muscle by a hypodermic syringe, it is usually injected into the upper arm muscle, buttock or thigh....

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