MICROGENETIC DEVELOPMENT

was first proposed by Lev Vygotsky which postulates the existence of a series of changes which occur over a relatively small time period which...

MORAL CONSISTENCY

is the ability to consistently predict the actions of another individual based on their moral attitudes.

MATURATION HYPOTHESIS

is the theory that some behaviours and genetics are hereditary whereas some arise after the full maturation of organs in the body, such as...

MUSTURBATION

first proposed by U.S. psychotherapist Albert Ellis (1913 - ), musturbation is the tendency for an individual to meet often perfectionist and difficult targets...

MINNESOTA MULTIPHASIC PERSONALITY INVENTORY (MMPI)

is a personality inventory which was first devised in 1940 and is now one of the most popular self-reporting tools for examining an individuals...

METHODOLOGY

is an umbrella term used to describe any system of methods, collection of principles and rules of a procedure which are used within a...

MODERN RACISM

is a 'modern' version of the historic strand of prejudice which is based on the race of an individual. The main difference between racism...

MULTIPLE HURDLE MODEL OF SELECTION

is a battery of selection test typically employed when someone is applying for a position, they must pass each station before they are then...

MESOSTRIATAL SYSTEM

are a network of neurons sensitive to dopamine which rise from the midbrain into the basal ganglia innervating them.

MIRROR TRANSFERENCE

is used in the treatment of narcissistic personality disorders where a patients grandiose self is reactivated in line with an early phase of their...

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