Apa Concise Dictionary of Psychology by Gary R VandenBos Ed.

By Gary R VandenBos Ed.

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1. the scientific study of phrase to which a pronoun (especially a relative how the size and proportions of the human body pronoun, such as who, that, or which) refers back. are affected by such variables as age, sex, and For example, in the train that I caught yesterday, ethnic and cultural groups. 2. the taking of meathe antecedent of that is train. See ANAPHORA. surements of the human body for purposes of a n t e r i o r adj. in front of or toward the front. In comparison and study. — a n t h r o p o m e t r i c adj.

2. a method of argument that relies on an inference that a similarity between two or a n a g l y p h n. a single picture made from two copmore entities in some attributes justifies a probaies of the same image that differ in color and are ble assumption that they will be similar in other slightly displaced from one another in the horiattributes. — a n a l o g i c a l adj. — a n a l o g o u s adj. zontal plane. When viewed through identically colored glasses, the image appears three dimen- a n a l p e r s o n a l i t y in psychoanalytic theory, a sional as a result of STEREOPSIS.

In psychoanalysis, a patient who is secutive reasoning. It is particularly important in undergoing analysis. 24 anchoring bias which maintains a balance between conscious analysis n. see PSYCHOANALYSIS. —analytic or and unconscious activities and gradually develanalytical adj. ops a unique self through INDIVIDUATION; (b) analysis by synthesis any theory of informathe PERSONAL UNCONSCIOUS, made up of memtion processing stating that both data-driven ories, thoughts, and feelings based on personal processes and conceptually driven processes inexperience; (c) the COLLECTIVE UNCONSCIOUS, teract in the recognition and interpretation of made up of ancestral images, or ARCHETYPES, sensory input.

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