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Rather, individual differences in sex drive may be plausibly and directly related to how much sexual activity an individual who has a predispositional risk of sexual aggression engages in (providing base rate elevation of sexual coercion), and how much sexual aggression such an individual is willing to employ to satisfy strong sexual urges, as well as, and potentially quite separately from, their appetite for and consumption of violent pornography.
NVJDC has three distinct programs: a predispositional, a post-dispositional and a federal program, through the Office of Refugee and Resettlement/Division of Children Services.
We included the predispositional variable of sexual sensation seeking, which refers to a general tendency to pursue unconventional and exciting sexual activities (Kalichman & Rompa, 1995) and has been identified as a predictor of high-risk sexual behavior, including having a higher numbers of sex partners (Hendershot, Stoner, George, & Norris, 2007).
the efficient causal factors in nature which physics describes) are predispositional, not deterministic.
The causal point of view, which operates like a presupposition or predispositional attitude, blocks a clear vision of the richness and complexity of the world and human life, and denies access to a religious point of view and the benefits of faith.
The condition, known as rhabdoid predispositional syndrome, even shocked consultants.
Other factors that may drive CJ majors' preference for law enforcement careers include predispositional traits and attitudes such as authoritarianism (Austin and O'Neill, 1985; Owen and Wagner, 2008) and punitiveness (Courtright and Mackey.
It includes pre-symptomatic testing where the presence of the gene makes it certain that the individual will have the disease, and predispositional testing where the presence of the gene means there is an increased susceptibility ranging, for example, from 10 to 90 percent penetrance.
Adding to the existing literature that correlates individuals' evaluations of victims' and perpetrators' actions based on their own predispositional attitudes (Scrambler, Harris, & Milich, 1998), personality characteristics have been linked to persons' perceptions of teasing (Georgesen et al.
Other articles discuss the relationship of parental IQ to that of their children; cognition and visuomotor interactions; the validity of polygraph testing; personality in elderly women; the physiological processes involved in forgiveness; the use of the Multi-group Ethnic Identity Measure for substance abusers; psychosocial stress and health; quality of life in children with neuromuscular disorders; predispositional factors and socialization and depression in college students; antidepressant use with anxious children; Nepalese health knowledge and attitudes; developmental stability in organizational behavior; and the connection between benzene exposure and psychological state.
Among humans, this could result in varying sensitivities to reinforcers and punishers across the population and can be seen in temperament models that propose there are predispositional individual differences in responsiveness to reinforcing and punishing stimuli among humans, which is consistent with Reinforcement Sensitivity Theory (Gray, 1970, 1982, 1991; Pickering & Gray, 1999; Gray & McNaughton, 2000).