PSYCHOLOGICAL DETERMINISM By N., Pam M.S. - April 28, 2013 The opinion that most psychological phenomena are determined by outside forces out of the control of the individual experiencing them. This is especially the case in behaviors. PSYCHOLOGICAL DETERMINISM: "The doctor was not certain that Amanda's behavior was an example of psychological determinism." Related Psychology Terms SOCIAL DETERMINISM PSYCHODYNAMICS NONRATIONAL NATURWISSENSCHAFTLICHE PSYCHOLOGIE PSYCHOBIOLOGY REDUCTIONISM GCNETIC DETERMINISM PERSON-CENTERED PLANNING FALSE CONSENSUS OBJECT Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PSYCHOLOGICAL DETERMINISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/psychological-determinism/ (accessed April 19, 2021).