ORTHOGENETIC PRINCIPLE

the hypothesis postulating that growth of all facets of operating moves along from absence of differentiation to escalating differentiation, annunciation, and hierarchic integration.

ORTHOGENETIC PRINCIPLE: "Heinz Werner was the individual proponent of the orthogenetic principle."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ORTHOGENETIC PRINCIPLE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/orthogenetic-principle/ (accessed February 18, 2020).
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