dynamic psychology

noun

Definition of dynamic psychology

: a psychological approach or system affirming that human acts are understandable and predictable only through an analysis of the previous experiences and motivational states of the organism rather than through a simple description of the objective stimuli temporally preceding human acts — compare psychoanalysis

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“Dynamic psychology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dynamic%20psychology. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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