REALISTIC JOB PREVIEW (RJP)

The idea that being honest in assessing the pro's and con's of a job to a potential employee is best and avoids future disillusionment...

REASONING

Logical processes of an inductive or deductive nature used to draw a conclusion from fact or premise. 2. The sequential set of arguments used...

RECEIVER

Any device or process that can translate a signal into an intelligle message. In psychology, the human being has been thought of as...

RECESSIVE TRAIT

a trait that is expressed in an organism if it's determinate allele is carried on both members of homologours pair of chromosomes.

RECODING

The translation of material in memory from one form into another. An example could be taking a string of seemingly random digits and converting...

RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY

Specialization in the surgical field directed at reconstruction, enhancement, improvement, or replacement of defective or imperfect bodily structures. See also: cosmetic or plastic...

RECURRENT COLLATERAL INHIBITION

A system of negative feedback which allows Renshaw cells to inhibit a neuron by communicating through a branched axon loop returning to the cell...

REDUCTIO AD ABSURDUM

A type of legitimate, rational argument, by which a principle is disproven by demonstrating that it results in a contradiction, consequently making it absurd,...

REFERENCED COGNITIVE TEST

Cognitive function examination which has been normalized, allowing performance to be compared among individuals.

REFLECTIVITY-IMPULSIVITY

Known as cognitive tempo, a cognitive approach that defines the extent to which a subject differs in their ability to react with a careful...

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