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...

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...

MESSAGE-LEARNING APPROACH

first proposed by U.S. psychologist Carl I. Hovland (1912 - 1961) which implies that a change in attitude can be likened to a message...

MATHEMATICAL PSYCHOLOGY

is a branch of the main study of Psychology which aims to develop mathematical models to predict the outcomes of underlying processes.

MOTOR PATHWAY

is the neural pathway or neural tissues which descend through the spinal cord from the brain or brainstem which then control the function and...

MENTAL MEASUREMENT

is the use of scales in order to measure psychological processes.

MULTICULTURAL COUNSELING

in the context of psychotherapies, multicultural counselling is a type of therapy which takes into account both racial and ethnic diversities of the client,...

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...

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