MODAL MODEL OF MEMORY

is one theory of memory which brings together the assumptions of a wide range of theories under one main theory including explanations for short...

MODERNISM

is a term used widely amongst a huge range of topics. For example in the context of philosophy, modernization is the entire transition from...

MOLECULAR ANALYSIS

the examination process which breaks down each process within a system into their constituent parts examining these fragments individually.

MONOAMINE NEUROTRANSMITTER THEORY

which explains the phenomena known as runner's where due to the high volume of neurotransmitters such as serotonin secreted into the bloodstream.

MONOMANIA

usually manifests in humans as a fear of one idea or theology and can range from a subject area (such as religion) to an...

MONOTONIC

describes a variable which increases or decreases exponentially with a second variable as that increases or decreases.

MOON ILLUSION

is the tendency for the size and shape of the moon to change when compared to viewing it on the horizon and when high...

MORALITY

is a system of beliefs which state an act can be considered on its moral grounds and then judged as either wrong or right.

MORNING-AFTER PILL

otherwise known as postcoital, or emergency oral contraception the morning after pill contains two doses of progestin (or a combination of progestin and oestrogen).

MORTALITY

defines the death rate in a set population.

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