Definition of Physiological psychology

1. Noun. The branch of psychology that is concerned with the physiological bases of psychological processes.

Exact synonyms: Neuropsychology, Psychophysiology
Generic synonyms: Psychological Science, Psychology
Derivative terms: Neuropsychological

Lexicographical Neighbors of Physiological Psychology

physiologic tremor
physiologic unit
physiologic vertigo
physiological adaptation
physiological anatomy
physiological chemistry
physiological condition
physiological drives
physiological homeostasis
physiological intracranial calcification
physiological jaundice of the newborn
physiological nystagmus
physiological processes
physiological property
physiological psychology (current term)
physiological reaction
physiological sphincter
physiological state
physiologically balanced occlusion

Literary usage of Physiological psychology

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by Philadelphia Neurological Society, American Neurological Association, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association (1887)
"Elements of physiological psychology. A Treatise of the Activities and Nature of ... The problem, then, that physiological psychology sets for itself is, ..."

2. The American Journal of Psychology by Granville Stanley Hall, Edward Bradford Titchener (1904)
"physiological psychology has the following main tasks. ... Another problem for physiological psychology is the study of the bodily effects of mental ..."

3. New Englander and Yale Review by Edward Royall Tyler, William Lathrop Kingsley, George Park Fisher, Timothy Dwight (1887)
"Elements of physiological psychology. A Treatise of the Activities and Nature of the Mind, from a Physical and Experimental Point of View. ..."

4. The Classical Psychologists: Selections Illustrating Psychology from by Benjamin Rand (1912)
"THE PROBLEM OF physiological psychology THE title of the present work is in itself ... Reprinted here Irom W.Wundt's Principles of physiological psychology, ..."

5. Dictionary of Philosophy and Psychology: Including Many of the Principal by James Mark Baldwin (1901)
"Eminent English physiologist and pioneer in physiological psychology, born at Exeter, and educated in medicine at Edinburgh. ..."

6. Outlines of Psychology by Wilhelm Max Wundt, Charles Hubbard Judd (1897)
"For this reason experimental psychology is also commonly called "physiological psychology"; and works treating it under this title regularly contain those ..."

7. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1901)
"Professor Farrand : physiological psychology (3); Abnormal and pathological ... Professor Witmer : Fundamental processes (1); physiological psychology (1); ..."

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