REDIRECTED BEHAVIOR By N., Pam M.S. - April 28, 2013 Actions taken that do not seem to be applicable in the context wherein they are undertaken. See: displacement behavior. REDIRECTED BEHAVIOR: "As a result of redirected behavior, a subject's actions may seem inappropriate." Related Psychology Terms PURPOSE PLANNED BEHAVIOR TRAVELING WAVE CULTURAL ERGONOMICS OPERANT BEHAVIOR DISPLACEMENT BEHAVIOR BEHAVIOR RECORD PRIMARY BEHAVIOR DISORDER BEHAVIOR MODIFICATION TIME OUT (TO) 1 Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "REDIRECTED BEHAVIOR," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/redirected-behavior/ (accessed September 20, 2021).