THERAPEUTIC JURISPRUDENCE

the study of law as a therapeutic agent. Therapeutic jurisprudence comprises the analysis of how laws, processes, and individuals who play an active part...

THERMAL SENSITIVITY

the capacity to detect temperature, that is usually interpreted relative to the body's temperature.

THIENOBENZODIAZEPINE

any member of a category of chemically related substances.

THIRD-VARIABLE PROBLEM

the fact that a viewed correspondence between two variants might be because of the typical correspondence between each of the variants and a third...

THOUGHT INTRUSION

disruption of the stream of consciousness by undesired cognitive contents.

THRESHOLD

noun. 1. with regard to psychophysics, the strength or greatness of a stimulant which will generate its detection half of the time. 2. the...

THYROID HORMONES

any of the hormones broken down and dispersed by the thyroid gland. The primary thyroid hormone thyroxine (T4), is metabolized to triiodothyronine (T) within...

TIME AGNOSIA

an incapacity to interpret the passing of time, generally because of a disorder involving the temporal region of the brain. Consciousness of the presence...

TIME-COMPRESSED SPEECH

terms and phrases presented to the ear with small components removed, which has the impact of escalating the rate of presentation. Time-compressed speech is...

TITCHENER, EDWARD BRADFORD

A British-native, American psychologist. One of the founding generation of American psychologists, Titchener studied from Wilhelm Wundt, earning his doctorate from the University of...

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