EXTRANEOUS VARIABLE

is a variable which inadvertantly effects the course of an experiment, specifically the dependent variable, normally without the knowledge of the researchers, but nonetheless...

FAMILISM

is primarily observed in collectivist and traditional cultures where there is a strong level of interpersonal relationships within the extended family to

FATHER FIXATION

has been observed in a range of cultures, typically these are in western cultures, a father fixation implies an incredibly strong emotional relationship between...

FILIAL RESPONSIBILITY

a term that is used to describe a person's sense of duty towards members of their own family and in particular the child-parent obligation....

FORMAL DISCIPLINE

the term that is applied to the concept that some subjects, like mathematics and foreign languages need to be studied to develop our mind.

FULL INCLUSION

The practice of providing children with disabilities with services in their home school and placing them in a regular classroom on a full-time basis....

GAMBLER'S FALLACY

failure to recognise a chance event and gives the belief that an outcome can be predicted that is based on chance outcomes in the...

GENDER SCRIPT

a temporally organised gender related sequence of events. A female gender script can be laundry, cooking and male gender script can be building, mowing...

GENITAL EROTICISM

the term that is used to describe the arousal of sexual excitement by stimulation of the genital organs.

GONADOSTAT THEORY

the name of the mechanism that is associated with the initiation of puberty where ovarian or testicular hormones regulate hypothalamic and pituitary secretions. Proposed...

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