- the use of psychological techniques for controlling and modifying human behavior, especially for practical ends.
Origin of psychotechnics
1925–30; psycho- + technics
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Examples from the Web for psychotechnics
Psychotechnics does not stand in the service of a party, but exclusively in the service of civilization.Psychology and Industrial Efficiency