TYPOLOGY By N., Sam M.S. - 126 noun. any study of a specific classification of phenomena into categories based upon typical traits of a personality. TYPOLOGY: "I've enjoyed the past few class discussions on typology." Related Psychology Terms CHILD PSYCHIATRY Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population PERSONALITY TRAIT THEORY A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide SOCIAL CLASS (Social Stratification) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY DESCRIPTIVE PSYCHIATRY Evaluation of a Qualitative Study SEXUAL DEVIATIONS (GENERAL) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "TYPOLOGY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/typology/ (accessed August 16, 2022).