REDIRECTED BEHAVIOR

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."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "REDIRECTED BEHAVIOR," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/redirected-behavior/ (accessed September 20, 2021).
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