noun. 1. the general stance of American psychology since the mid-twentieth century, whenever it stopped being dominated by logical positivism, hypothetical deductive techniques, and operationism.

POSTPOSITIVISM: "The postpositivism form of psychology has been greatly influenced by the work of Thomas Kuhn."
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