GENDER CONSISTENCY

the understanding that your own and other people's sex is fixed across situations regardless of superficial changes in appearance or activities. See gender constancy.

GENERAL TRANSFER

the transferring of general skills or principles that have been acquired in one task or situation to problems in a totally different field. See...

GENOTYPE-PHENOTYPE CORRELATION

a correlation between the nature or the location of a mutation in an individual based on observations of affected individuals and their respective genotype.

GREGARIOUSNESS

the tendency for people to associate with others in groups, organisations and activities so they can enjoy social life for its own sake. Develops...

INTERDISCIPLINARY APPROACH

an approach where people or information using more than one discipline will collaborate and obtain more detailed information about a topic or situation. More...

INTIMACY

A state of extreme interpersonal emotional closeness such that each party's personal space can be entered without causing discomfort and by any of the...

JUDGMENT

In psychophysics the ability to determine the presence or relative magnitude of stimuli, or the capacity to recognize relationships, draw conclusions from evidence and...

LANGUAGE CONTACT

The sociolinguistic situation in which two or more language communities come into contact for reasons of commerce or politics .

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...

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