Dispositional


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Dis`po`si´tion`al


a.1.Pertaining to disposition.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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[USA], Aug 19 (ANI): A recent study has revealed that boosting a molecule named neurotrophin-3 in the brain can change 'dispositional anxiety'.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Boosting a single molecule in the brain can change 'dispositional anxiety,' the tendency to perceive many situations as threatening, in nonhuman primates, researchers have found.
Following an edition of Scottish philosopher David Hume's (1711-76) essay Of the Standard of Taste, scholars of philosophy analyze it in terms of taste and standards; causal theory and the problem, dispositional critique, and the classic; and comparisons, art, and anatomies.
For example, higher dispositional mindfulness was associated with a lower rate of lifetime cannabis use in adolescents (Robinson, Ladd, & Anderson, 2014), and higher levels of dispositional mindfulness predicted less alcohol use (Fernandez, Wood, Stein, & Rossi, 2010; Murphy & MacKillop, 2012).
If mediated at this stage, a dispositional hearing is held often on the same day that CPM is concluded," the report stated.
argues that her no contest plea at the grounds phase was not knowing, voluntary, and intelligent because the trial court failed in its mandatory duties in the plea colloquy to explain the different standard of proof that would apply at the dispositional hearing and because she did not in fact understand the consequences of the no-contest plea.
Higher dispositional mindfulness was associated with a deactivation of the posterior cingulate cortex.
Well-being, self-efficacy, and dispositional optimism are examples of positive psychological states or personality traits (Carver & Scheier, 2014; Evans, 2014).
He highlighted the value of ethical and dispositional discourse within teacher preparation.
Lie claims that his dispositional ontology means 'the different levels that exist in nature [e.g., atoms, organs, organisms, ecosystems] have been created by enduring manifesting dispositions.
Abstract The aim of this study is to analyze the dimensionality of the Spanish version of the Revised Life Orientation Test (LOT-R), to examine the relationship between psychological wellbeing and dispositional optimism/pessimism in a sample of college students (n = 291), as well as to consider the effect of dispositional optimism/pessimism on academic progress.