PUNISHMENT AND OBEDIENCE ORIENTATION

The theory of moral development that in the first stage in the preconventional level, a child will make moral decisions based on rules from...

SELF-FOCUS

1. An ability a person has to direct conscious attention on themselves, thoughts, desires and emotions. 2. A person's ability to analyse and evaluate...

PSYCHOSOCIAL STRESSOR

A major life influencing event that leads to intense stress so profound that it can contribute to the development or aggravation of an existing...

PERSONALITY STRUCTURE

the ordering of the personality with regard to its basic elements and their union with one another. Structural theories are broad in nature in...

PHYSIOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT

assessment of the functioning state of the body, an organ, or a tissue, inclusive of chemical and physical aspects and procedures.

PSYCHIC TENSION

Emotional strain brought on by inner conflict or anxiety.

PROCESS LOSS

When groups are involved, process loss refers to the inadequate execution of actions that will lead to optimum performance. These could be inability to...

PERSONALITY TRAIT THEORY

An approach to personality description originated by Raymond B. Cattell, based on an analysis of characteristics into surface traits and source traits.A trait is...

PUBLIC SELF

The public self is the view of oneself by others as conveyed through public information, public action and interaction with others. The public self...

PEAK SHIFT

1. a phenomenon, observed in stimulus generalization, which takes place after discrimination training comprising two stimulants across a typical dimension. The peak of the...

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