LABIAL

Lacking emotional stability see affective, describing the early stage of memory formation that can be easily disrupted by factors influencing brain activity, or relating...

LIMITED COMPETENCY

the opinion of a court of law which rules whether an individual is competent in some but not necessarily all activities.

LEGAL PSYCHOLOGY (Forensic Psychology)

An area of applied psychology traditionally devoted to such problems as testimony, methods of interrogation, and guilt detection.In recent years the field has been...

LITTLE HANS

a landmark study during which Sigmund Freud linked a boys phobia of horses to anxiety from witnessing his father masturbating. Freud never actually met...

LIE SCALE

a test apart of the larger Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory test which aims to highlight the truthfulness of responses given.

LANGERHANS CELLS

German anatomist Paul Langerhans 1847

LATERALIZATION

The correlation between hemisphere lateralization and handedness or dominance in relation to the right or left hemisphere.

LANGUAGE

Any comparable non-verbal means of communication such as sign or the languages used in the computer programming, the communicative system used by a particular...

LINGUISTIC RELATIVITY

the idea that languages themselves differ and diverge in the way their sematic space is identified and organized by speakers of the language and...

LOW-TECHNOLOGY ASSISTIVE DEVICE

is a generic term used to describe technologies which aim to increase the quality of life and standard of living of those with disabilities.

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