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 a degenerative neurological disorder, typified by difficulties in movement, forinstance a continual rapid tremor in the limbs, a lack of sensory-motor co-ordination and atendency to be continually tired. The condition is thought to be caused by problems in theproduction of the neurotransmitter dopamine.

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September 27th 2021

actor/observer biases

 theserefer to the tendency for (a) ‘actors’ to explain their own behaviour in situationalterms and (b) observers to explain the behaviour of others in dispositional (person) terms.