NEST BUILDING

is a form of behaviour which is best observed in animals such as- fish, birds and mammals which involves finding a site to build...

NONREGULATORY DRIVE

a drive which serves acts which are not related to maintaining physiological homeostasis and hence not essential for the tangible survival of the individual...

NEED TO EVALUATE

is characterized with an individuals insatiable desire to evaluate their surroundings and situations, especially new ones. The need to evaluate was first investigated by...

NOUMENON

noun.with regard to the thought of German philosopher Immanuel Kant (1724-1804), a thing in itself as compared with a thing recognized by way of...

NEWTON'S LAW OF COLOR MIXTURE

proposed by Isaac Newton suggested that two different mixtures which appear similar to each other will produce that same colour when mixed together.

NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF MENTAL HEALTH (NIMII)

In response to increased public awareness of the need for more research, training, and services in the mental health field, Congress passed the epoch-making...

NONCONSCIOUS PROCESSES

procedures which do not themselves achieve awareness, even though their eventual results or consequences might have aware affect.

NORMALIZE

verb. to render a transformation to a group of information which generates a new group of scores which approximately follow the average distribution.

NEUROTIC ANXIETY

generally has a disturbing effect on an individuals emotions and their behaviours. In the context of psychoanalytic theory, neurotic anxiety originates as unconscious conflict...

NONSENSE FIGURE

a figure which seems to have no meaning since it doesn't correlate to any typical or familiar item and isn't a recognizable geometric type,...

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