displacement activity meaning
An activity that is (often unconsciously) substituted for another, possibly more destructive or threatening, one
- about the causation of displacement activities there are various theories.
- :The article Displacement activity seems to deal more specifically with behaviors such as the one you note.
- Tinbergen adopted the term'displacement activities'because the behaviour appeared to be displaced from one behavioural system into another.
- Psychiatrist / primatologist Alfonso Troisi proposed that displacement activities can be used as non-invasive measures of stress in primates.
- Here's the article I wanted : Displacement activity . talk ) 23 : 26, 4 November 2015 ( UTC)