TITLE

negativism

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1437
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "negativism" is presented, which refers to a behavioral peculiarity marked by not performing suggested actions or in doing the opposite of what one has been asked to do. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21237285

 

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