NEGATIVE INDUCTION

is the effect of a diminishing response to a stimulus in an experiment which would not have happened in the event the stimulus was...

NASOPHARYNX

is a region of the pharynx which can be found above the level of the soft palate which is closed during speaking or swelling...

NUMERICAL COMPETENCE

the capacity retained by some animals to recognize and name the cardinal numbers correlated with varying amounts of items and to order these numerals...

NUTRITIONAL EFFECTS ON INTELLIGENCE

the impacts of nescessary vitamins and minerals on individual's degrees of intellect. Research implies that slight nutritional deficiencies have small, if any, impact on...

NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF MENTAL HEALTH (NIMH)

is an agency which was established in 1949 to examine the mind, brain, and behaviours which were linked to mental illnesses thereby reducing the...

NONZERO-SUM GAME

with regard to game theory, a scenario wherein the rewards and costs experienced by all players don't reach equilibrium. In such a situation, different...

NEUTRAL STIMULUS

is a stimulus which whilst does stimulate a response from the nervous system, the response which is triggered is not the sort which would...

NEURAL CONSTRUCTIVISM

is one theory of brain development that implies cognitive development results as a balance between the neural substrates and environment are met.

NORMATIVE COMPLIANCE

changes in a person's actions stemming from normative influence.

NARCISSISM

is described as an exaggerated opinions of ones own contribution to society or group, otherwise known as an excessive self-love or even egocentric personality.

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