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behavior

noun actions, air, bearing, beliefs, carriage, character, comportment, conduct, consuetude, course, course of conduct, course of life, decorum, demeanor, habituation, habitude, inveteracy, line of conduct, manner, manner of life, manners, matter of course, mien, mode of action, mores, personal bearing, presence, propriety, ritual, ritualism, routine, way of acting, way of life
Associated concepts: bad behavior, contemptuous behavior, good behavior, indecent behavior
Foreign phrases: Ad vitam aut culpam.For life, or until guilty of misbehavior. De bono gestu. For or during good behavior.
See also: conduct, custom, demeanor, deportment, manner, modus operandi, practice, presence, procedure, protocol, way
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2) Is there a negative relationship between three sub-scales of child rearing approaches with adaptive behavior of third and fourth grade female students of primary school?
To answer research question 3, the Adaptive Behavior Assessment Scale II (ABAS-II, Harrison & Oakland, 2008) was used to assess level of functional behavior of participating youth.
Where a firm responds to a partner's adaptive behavior with increased trust and cooperative norms, the relationship will be characterized by greater collaboration and mutuality.
2007) concerned relationships between the constructs measured by the IAA and two other types of variables: (a) the ISAT, and (b) established rating scale measures of academic competence (ACES) and adaptive behavior (VABS).
As perceived threat and likelihood of threat increase, there should be an increase of adaptive behavior in an effort to protect one's self.
2007) has been developed for modelling window opening adaptive behavior and builds on the adaptive comfort theory behind the CEN standard.
Allen-Meares and Lane (1983) authored an article in NASW s Social Work journal rifled "Assessing the Adaptive Behavior of Children and Youths," which appraised the status and use of adaptive behavior as a concept and measurement tool that would work in the school system.
Results generally indicated positive changes in adaptive behavior development and social-emotional functioning for students who received DTT.
The children with autism were all assessed to have a mild adaptive deficit based on administration of the Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scale (Sparrow, Balla, & Cicchetti, 1984).
Finally, "TAAS," launched late last year, addresses research on foundational, engineering, and technological aspects of computing systems exhibiting emergent and adaptive behavior.
For the younger school age child from this group, we follow up with a developmental assessment by administering the Vineland Adaptive Behavior Scales.

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