KudoZ home » English to Portuguese » Medical (general)

ecological validity

Portuguese translation: validade ecológica

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
English term or phrase:ecological validity
Portuguese translation:validade ecológica
Entered by: Maiza Ritomy
- Contribute to this entry
- Include in personal glossary

11:04 Feb 24, 2012
English to Portuguese translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical (general)
English term or phrase: ecological validity
The results of psychological treatment methods for the cognitive deficits associated with traumatic brain injury generally show larger effects for skills as measured by standardized tests than as measured by ecologically relevant behaviors (Ho and Bennett 1997). Future research is needed to investigate the variables that govern generalizability and ecological validity.
Maiza Ritomy
Local time: 19:55
validade ecológica
É termo de psicologia.
Selected response from:

Eliana Stabile
Local time: 19:55
Grading comment
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

Summary of answers provided
4 +11validade ecológica
Eliana Stabile



8 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +11
validade ecológica

É termo de psicologia.

Example sentence(s):
  • Ou seja, na perspectiva da Etologia, a compreensão do comportamento não se
  • A psicologia ecológica e validade ecológica: Ulric Neisser, um dos pais da psicologia cognitiva moderna, se rebelou fortemente contra a experimentação em psicologia cognitiva, porque esta se revela sem validade ecológica e indiferente à cultura. Pri

    Reference: http://www.educ.fc.ul.pt/docentes/ichagas/mi1/ameacasvalidad...
    Reference: http://sites.ffclrp.usp.br/paideia/artigos/27/02.htm
Eliana Stabile
Local time: 19:55
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in category: 8
Grading comment

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Salvador Scofano and Gry Midttun
3 mins

agree  Claudio Mazotti: exatamente!
6 mins

agree  ghostwriter-BR
10 mins

agree  Rebelo Júnior
12 mins

agree  João de Andrade / www.trasla.com
19 mins

agree  connie leite
31 mins

agree  Teresa Borges
2 hrs

agree  Daniel Tavares: Poderia ser non-pro, não?
2 hrs

agree  xxxsflor
5 hrs

agree  Filippe Vasconcellos de Freitas Guimarães
12 hrs

agree  itineuropa
1 day 5 hrs
Login to enter a peer comment (or grade)

Voters for reclassification
PRO / non-PRO
Non-PRO (1): Daniel Tavares

Return to KudoZ list

KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.

See also:

Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search