Technology / Television (TV) / Limited Effects Theory: A type of communication theory (e.g., social learning theory, vicarious catharsis theory) that regards media as having conditional influences on the viewer: due to intervening variables, the effects of media on the viewer are limited.
Effects Adjective Synonyms: belongings, (personal) property, gear, possessions, stuff, things, paraphernalia, chattels, goods, junk, crap, clobber,
Limited Verb Synonyms: circumscribed, restricted, fixed, predetermined, small, little, reduced, minimal
Business / Human Resources (HR) / Organizational Behavior Modification Theory: A motivational theory suggesting that an individual will behave in a manner that helps him or her avoid potential negative outcomes and achieve agreeable outcomes. MORE
Life Style / Travel / Personal effects coverage : Additional car rental insurance covering loss of personal property from the rented vehicle. MORE
Science / Marine Biology / Optimal Foraging Theory: A theory designed to predict the foraging behavior that maximizes food intake per unit time MORE
Business / Finance / Odd-Lot Theory: The theory that profits can be made by making trades contrary to odd-lot trading patterns, since odd-lot investors have poor timing. This theory is no longer popular. MORE
Business / Finance / Normal Backwardation Theory: Holds that the futures price will be bid down to a level below the expected spot price. MORE