metapsychology


meta·psy·chol·o·gy

noun \ˌmet-ə-sī-ˈkäl-ə-jē\
plural meta·psy·chol·o·gies

Definition of METAPSYCHOLOGY

: speculative psychology concerned with postulating the mind's structure (as the ego and id) and processes (as cathexis) which usually cannot be demonstrated objectively
meta·psy·cho·log·i·cal \-ˌsī-kə-ˈläj-i-kəl\ adjective

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