FACEWORK

has a multitude of potential definintions depending on the application. For example, in social interactions, facework refers to strategic social movements where the individual...

FAMILY RESEMBLANCE

with respect to studies looking at categorisation, family resemblance is the tendency for children or members within a collective family unit to resemble each...

FETAL STAGE

the final stage of human prenatal development, from the 8th or 9th week after fertilisation to the time of birth. It is preceded by...

FIXATION REFLEX

the term that is given to a reflex that orients the eyes onto a fixed target. It uses cortical and the subcortical areas of...

FREQUENCY DISTRIBUTION

the plot of the frequency of occurrence of scores of various sizes that have been arranged from lowest to highest score.

FUNCTIONAL LIMITATION

a term given to the restriction or lack of ability in performing an action or activity.

GENDER DYSPHORIA

the term that applies to the discontent with the physical or social aspects of a person's own sex. See also dysphoria; gender identity disorder.

GENERALIZED IMITATION

the name for imitation of forms of behaviour that, until presented by a model, had been previously unseen. Presumably this results from a history...

GESTURE

1. this is a movement that can indicate a meaning or attitude. A wave is an example. See non-verbal behaviour. See emblem; iconic gesture....

GROUP BEHAVIOR

These are the actions that are performed by the group as a whole and the people taking part. Applies to actions influenced by the...

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