WOLF MAN

with regard to the annals of psychoanalysis, a landmark case purported by Sigmund Freud in 1918. Freud interpreted this case as affirmation of his...

WECHSLER INTELLIGENCE SCALE FOR CHILDREN (WISC)

an intelligence test cultivated originally in 1949 and generalized for kids from 6 years old to 16 years 11 months. It presently utilizes 10...

WERTHER SYNDROME

cluster suicides elicited by the suicide of a widely-recognized or popular figure whose demise is supplied with significant media coverage. The phenomenon is termed...

WAGE COMPRESSION

the propensity for the space in salaries between permanent workers and the newly hired to thin as the rate of development of the senior...

WORSHIP

noun. 1. reverence or love for a divine or supernatural entity, a person, or a standard. 2. the official showing of religious faith in...

WEIGHTED APPLICATION BLANK (WAB)

with regard to personnel selection, a scored application type utilized to attain and assess biographical information. The applicant's reaction to each query on the...

WORD ATTACK

the technique utilized to synthesize an unfamiliar term into its fundamental phonemes.

WECHSLER PRESCHOOL AND PRIMARY SCALE OF INTELLIGENCE (WPPSI)

an intelligence test for kids from 2 years 6 months old to 7 years 3 months which presently utilizes seven verbal subtests and seven...

WYATT V STICKNEY DECISION

a 1972 Alabama District Court judgment mandating that the state couldn't retain people against their will in hospital facilities without proper standards. These principles...

WEBER'S EXPERIMENT

an experiment where it was shown that discrimination of weight was a constant fraction of 1/40 between two weights.

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