- the branch of psychology concerned with the relationship between the physical functioning of an organism and its behavior.
Origin of physiological psychology
First recorded in 1885–90
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Examples from the Web for physiological psychology
We have to-day a school of physiological-psychology, calling itself psychology without a soul.Hours with the Ghosts or, Nineteenth Century Witchcraft
Henry Ridgely Evans
Many instances of the strange correspondences are met with in the study of physiological-psychology, or psychological-physiology.Mind and Body
William Walker Atkinson
- the branch of psychology concerned with the study and correlation of physiological and psychological events
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