ROLE EXPECTATIONS

Beliefs concerning the qualities, behaviors, and characteristics suitable to a specific role; could be conveyed to the role's holder by other individuals within their...

REASON 1

Consecutive thought on the part of an individual, as in thinking a problem through. 2. Philosophically, the intellect as a source of...

RANDOM NUMBERS

Number sets generated by chance alone with no predictable order or pattern.

REALITY PRINCIPLE

The reality principle is a theory in psychoanalysis that defines it as representing the demands of the external world and requiring an individual to...

RBC THEORY

Abbreviation for "Recognition By Components Theory"

REMOTE PERCEPTION

Also called remote viewing, a parapsychological activity in which the subject attempts to see a scene or event at which they are not, and...

RACE NORMING

A practice in personnel selection where a different cut-off score is assigned to an applicant depending on their race. It is an illegal...

RHABDOMANCY

Dowsing with a rod or wand for water, treasure, or minerals, using a forked tree branch.

RETINOPATHY OF PREMATURITY (ROP)

Affecting premature infants, a disorder of the retina which may cause total retinal detachment and blindness.

RIGID FAMILY

Familial structure wherein rules are not questioned, and no lenience to those rules exists. May result in behavioral or emotional difficulties for children raised...

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