LONGITUDINAL STABILITY

the tendency for an individuals psychological characteristics to remain consistent over a period of time.

LEADERLESS GROUP

A group who does not, at the time (in context), have a leader or figurehead through which executive decisions are typically made. In some...

LEARNING GOAL

an aim or goal to achieve a certain level set internally at a certain subject or task.

LINEAR PERSPECTIVE

the mathematical theory that the size of an objects visual image (that we perceive through the eye) is simply a function of its actual...

LIKELIHOOD RATIO

the ratio between two probabilities- one being the probability that data will be obtained which implies hypothesis A is true whereas the other is...

LATERAL-LINE SYSTEM

The sensory system found in fish and some amphibians that helps the animal determine the motion of the water in relations to the body...

LIFELINE

a technique which can be used in a group situation or individually. Participants will draw a continuous line which represents their life, bends in...

LUES NERVOSA

for syphilis of the nervous system.

LATERAL GYRUS

A major portion of the brain found within the parietal lobe located above the external ear and is responsible for auditory function.

LIE SCALE

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

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