NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL ORGANIZATION

is a group of professional psychologists which attempt to improve the delivery of health services to the general public, it was formed in 1974.

NATURAL KILLER CELL (NK CELL)

is one of the many types of lymphocyte white blood cell in the human body which destroy infected or cancerous cells using a variety...

NATURE-NURTURE CONTROVERSY

is a philosophical debate which continuously argues the relative contributions of hereditary and constitutional factors (nature) and their counterpart environmental factors (nurture). Theories and...

NECROMANCY

is the process whereby a necromancer can supposedly conjure or cast a spell which will re-awaken the dead.

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...

NEGATIVE EMOTION

is usually an unpleasant or unhappy emotion which is evoked in individuals to express a negative affect towards an event or person.

NEGATIVE STEREOTYPE

is a stereotype (widely held belief) about an individual or group which displays them in a poor light and is normally entirely unrepresentative of...

NEO PERSONALITY INVENTORY (NEO-PI)

was first developed by U.S. psychologists Paul T. Costa (1942 - ) and Robert R. McCrae (1949 - ), the newest version was published...

NEONATAL IMITATION

is the tendency for new-born babies to reproduce, imitate or copy behaviours which they observe.

NERNST EQUATION

is used to calculate the equilibrium potential at a membrane as proposed by German chemistry, Walther Hermann Nernst (1864 - 1941).

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