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It is "based on stimulus-response compatibility and assesses the extent to which the prepotent association to irrelevant spatial information affects participants' response to task-relevant nonspatial information" (Bialystok et al.
His most valuable contribution was the ability to pass on his distinguishing characteristics as a prepotent sire through his offspring, and through subsequent generations.
Thus, we expected a lower attitude change in the low-level identity condition than in the prepotent condition and in the high-level identity condition (hypothesis 1).
It seems unlikely that one could form adaptive SIP patterns if one cannot purposely focus on or shift attention to what is important in one's social world (particularly others' needs and feelings); inhibit prepotent responses while activating alternative, subdominant responses; stave off frustration; and remain composed.
A-not-B, which depends on working memory and is believed to reflect early development of executive function, involves the ability to briefly maintain information in memory and to override a prepotent response--in this case, to use visual input to override the impulse to search where the toy was previously found (Espy et al.
A dysfunctional, hypervalent schema can also become prepotent and inhibit other schemas that are better adjusted to reality.
Le public est en colere contre Mourinho a cause de son entetement de maintenir une tactique de jeu peu creative, ses positions polemiques et son comportement prepotent et arrogant a l'egard des autres clubs.
1) Based on the Maslow's hierarchy of needs, all the needs have a positive effect in the SWB of the elderly in Pakistan with lower needs being more prepotent than the higher ones.
33, 1962, at 3 ("[A] single negative trait is more prepotent than
The antisaccade condition, however, requires the inhibition of a prepotent response and thus requires a degree of attention control not apparent in the relatively automatic prosaccades.
First, some of these increased private behaviors may be seen as forms of adjunctive behavior (Cantor & Wilson, 1984; Falk, 1971), evoked by secondary stimuli that become prepotent until the original schedule reasserts control.
This was confirmed in the study by the fact that participants took longer to react to legal rather than moral situations, which "resembles the overcoming of a prepotent response"--such as a moral intuition.