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physiological psychology

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  1. the branch of psychology concerned with the relationship between the physical functioning of an organism and its behavior.
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Origin of physiological psychology

First recorded in 1885–90
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Examples from the Web for physiological psychology

Historical Examples

  • 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

British Dictionary definitions for physiological psychology

physiological psychology

  1. the branch of psychology concerned with the study and correlation of physiological and psychological events
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physiological psychology in Medicine

physiological psychology

  1. psychophysiology