PHYSICAL DETERMINISM

the kind of determinism assumed to function among physical items in the natural world. With regard to psychology, is the presumption that psychological occurrences and actions have physical causes and can be depicted with regard to theories and models borrowed from the physical sciences.

PHYSICAL DETERMINISM: "Physical determinism is one of a few like concepts, such as hard and psychological determinism."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PHYSICAL DETERMINISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/physical-determinism/ (accessed March 19, 2020).
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