psychonomy

psychonomy

 [si-kon´o-me]
the science of the laws of mental activity.

psy·chon·o·my

(sī-kon'ŏ-mē),
A rarely used term referring to the branch of psychology concerned with the laws of behavior.
[psycho- + G. nomos, law]
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The project is part of a research programme on problems of attention and impulsiveness at school, which is guided by a team of staff members from the Departments of Psychonomy, Work & Organizational Psychology, Neuro- and Developmental Psychology, and Special Education, Department of Psychology and Pedagogics at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.