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According to Lewin, the result of simultaneous attraction to two appealing possibilities, neither of which had any negative consequences
According to Lewin, the result of facing two undesirable possibilities, neither of which has any positive qualities
According to LEwin, the result of being simultaneously attracted to and repelled by the same goal
Acknowledging a streaaful situation directly and attempting to find a solution to the problem or attain the difficult goal
Any environmental demand that creates a state of tension or threat and requires change or adaptation
A subfield with in psychology concerned with the relationship between psychological factors and physical health and illness
A feeling that one must speed up, intensify, or change the direction of one's behavior or live up to a higher standard of performance
Thinking abstractly about stressful problems as a way of detaching oneself from the problem
Expression of exaggerated ideas and emotions that are the opposite of one's repressed beliefs or feelings
Deciding on a more realistic solution or goal whan an ideal solution or goal is not practical
Self-deceptive techniques for reducing stress, including denial, repressiong, projection, identification, etc.
General adaptation syndrome
According to Selye, the three stages the body passes through as it adapts to stress: alarm reaction, resistance, and exhaustion
A field of medicine that studies the interaction between stress on the one hand adn immune, endocrine, and nervous system activity on the other
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