What is the Shared Mental Model concept?
Looks like a term from Organizational Theory and Communication Theory especially.
Think of a 5-paragraph essay. The reader knows what to expect, and the reader knows how to encode an information.
2) Thesis 1
3) Thesis 2
4) Thesis 3
5) Recap / conclusion
Basically any agreed upon formalized process that determines behavior and expectations.
Thomas Szasz is famous for opposing the concept of mental illness, and the institution of state psychiatry. He says that all mental illness is merely a metaphor for how society views certain behaviours. In his most well known work "The Myth of Mental Illness," he outlined how the concept of mental illness is borne not from science but from moral disgust or opposition.
Which model of abnormality holds that physical mental and cultural factors are intertwined and that they must all be considered when dealing with psychology disorders?
Democritus and/or his mentor Leucippus came up with a concept he called "atomos". It's really only vaguely like the modern concept of an atom, so I don't understand why everyone gets so excited about a philosophical concept (that turned out to be wrong in many, many, MANY ways) that some ancient Greek pulled out from under the lower portion of his toga.
Insanity is a legal term and concept, not a medical one. It means a person was unable to tell right from wrong when they did a crime. It means he is admitting to doing the crime as charged, but is not guilty because at that moment he did not know doing it was wrong. Mental disorder is a medical term and concept, not a legal one.
Hi all, The ASURA software is a Distributed shared memory multiprocessor. It is a large scale, cluster-based, distributed, shared memory, multiprocesor being developed at Kyoto university and Kuboto corporation. Up to 128 clusters are interconnected to form an ASURA system of up to 1024 processors. The basic concept of the ASURA design is to take advantage of the hierarchical structure of the system. Implementing this concept, a large shared cache is placed between each cluster…