REASONING By N., Sam M.S. - 471 Logical processes of an inductive or deductive nature used to draw a conclusion from fact or premise. 2. The sequential set of arguments used to establish a conclusion. REASONING: "Let us use reasoning when deciding who should go first." Related Psychology Terms APRAXIA (literally, “inability to act or do”) FIGURE-DRAWING TEST BOTTOM-UP ANALYSIS Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development Ethics and Boundary Issues PMDD: Can It Be Cured? INHIBITION CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY SOCIAL NORM (Group Norms) DEWEY, JOHN (1859-1952) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "REASONING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/reasoning/ (accessed August 10, 2022).