RACE PSYCHOLOGY

An attempt to show an empirical difference between the races. It is now obsolete and has no basis.

RADICAL FEMINISM

A position in feminist theories with great influence in the latter part of the 20th and early 21st centuries. The main tenets of...

RANA PIPIENS

Used in clinical studies of neuropsychology and neurophysiology, a specie of frog.

RANDOM-EFFECTS MODEL

In statistics, a random-effect model depends on treating the effectiveness of treatments or experimental conditions as being randomly sampled from a set population of...

RANK ORDER

The arrangement of a list of distinct items in order of magnitude.

RATE DEPENDENCY

As based in behavioral pharmacology, the magnitude of a drug's effect on response rate is dependent on the response rate observed in the absence...

RATIONAL EMOTIVE BEHAVIOR THERAPY (REBT)

Rational emotive behavior therapy attempts to teach an individual through behavioral and cognitive techniques to replace self-defeating thoughts to achieve more effective ways of...

RAVLT

The abbreviation for Rey Auditory Verbal Learning Test.

REACTIVATION OF MEMORY

The act of retrieving a memory. The retrieval may be triggered by stimuli or other conditions present when the original memory was impressed...

READING DELAY

The lack of ability to read at the same competency as others for a given age.

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