KINSHIP NETWORK

The analysis of kinship networks and descent groups in pre-industrial societies has been a major concern of cultural anthropology. The system of formal and...

KINESTHETIC RECEPTOR

Found in muscles, tendons and joints and any of the sensory receptors that monitor the position and movement of muscles

KINESTHETIC SENSE (Movement Sense)

Kinesthesis, literally “feeling of movement,” is the sense that provides the brain with information concerning the contracting and stretching of our muscles. This information...

K-STRATEGY

Populations of K strategists expand to the maximum size that the habitat can support its carrying capacity or K. The strategy implies that the...

KNOWLEDGE

An awareness of the existence of something and information and understanding of a specific topic of the world in general which is usually acquired...

KAPPA WAVE

It is a type of brain wave with a frequency similar to that of an alpha wave 10Hz but the amplitude is much weaker...

KINESTHETIC IMAGERY

Dynamic is the cognitive creation of the feeling of movements while physically moving, like a figure skater may imagine the feeling of routine elements...

KNEE-JERK REFLEX

A test of integrity of the nervous system also called patellar reflex and also pendular knee jerk, it is a variant of the stretch...

KIN SELECTION

Individuals share 50% of their genes with a parent or sibling, so if an individual risks its own ability to reproduce or survive but...

KINESTHESIS

Includes walking, talking, facial expressions, gestures and posture. The sense that provides information through receptors in the muscles, tendons and joints and other animals...

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