TABOO (TABU) By N., Sam M.S. - 48 A social, spiritual, moral or ethical restriction that makes a man to restraint from a particular behaviour, person or an object. There are many kinds; social taboos, religious taboos, and moral taboos. TABOO (TABU): "Divorce is a religious taboo." Related Psychology Terms Ethics and Legal Course: Landmark Legal Case CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) The Anatomy of Research and the Scientific Method Ethics and Boundary Issues ANTISOCIAL REACTION FROMM, ERICH (1900—) INCEST Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "TABOO (TABU)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/taboo-tabu/ (accessed November 27, 2022).