TMT

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TMTThe Money Team (clothing brand)
TMTTelecommunications, Media & Technology (various organizations)
TMTToday Makes Tomorrow (shipping; Taiwan)
TMTTechnology, Media, Telecommunications
TMTThirty-Meter Telescope
TMTToyota Motor Thailand
TMTToyota Motor Thailand Co., Ltd. (vehicles)
TMTTrail Making Test (clinical psychology test)
TMTTop Management Team
TMTTraffic Management (Bellcore)
TMTToo Much Time
TMTTailor Made Tours (various locations)
TMTTerror Management Theory (psychology)
TMTTop Management Teams
TMTTarsometatarsal
TMTThermo-Mechanical Treatment
TMTThe Manhattan Transfer (jazz group)
TMTThousand Metric Tons
TMTTandem Mass Tags
TMTTransition Management Team
TMTTranscendental Mental Technology
TMTTaste My Thoughts (apparel)
TMTTravelex Money Transfer (various locations)
TMTTread Mill Test
TMTTask Management Tool
TMTTsunglin Machinery Technical (Taiwan)
TMTTransformational Medical Technology (US DoD)
TMTTwenty Mule Team
TMTTransportation Motor Transport
TMTThe Modding Theater (game forum)
TMTTechnology Management Team
TMTTeach My Toddler (learning kit)
TMTTraining Management Tool (US Coast Guard)
TMTTeam Mermillod Triathlon (French: Mermillod Triathlon Team)
TMTTokyo Mutual Trading (Tokyo, Japan)
TMTTokan Material Technology (Japan)
TMTTrainer Management Team
TMTThermal Management Technologies (satellite infrared instruments; North Logan, UT)
TMTTennis Master Tour (French student tennis tournament)
TMTTube Metal Temperature
TMTTactical Movement Team (US DoD)
TMTTemporal Motivation Theory
TMTTranslation Memory Tools
TMTTheater Missile Tracker
TMTTransonic Model Tunnel
TMTTetramethyltetrazene
TMTTracing Management Technology
TMTTanker Mooring Terminal
TMTTactical Mission Trainer
TMTTransportation Maintenance Technique
TMTTamil Movie Tracker (website)
TMTTOW Missile Transporter
TMTTransportation Movement Team
TMTTotally My Type
TMTTotal Maintenance Time
TMTThorn Micro Technologies, Inc.
TMTThanvi Media and Technologies Ptv Limited (Karachi, Pakistan)
TMTTransmission Master Terminal
TMTThermomorphtechnology (footwear)
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This effect has been empirically well-established through research in Terror Management Theory (TMT).
The study used social psychology's Terror Management Theory (TMT) as its framework.
The research was connected to the Terror Management Theory, a concept in psychology that suggests certain behaviors can be attributed to people unconsciously trying to mitigate their fear of dying.
The former is parsimoniously summarized by the framework of Terror Management Theory (TMT; Greenberg, Pyszczynski, & Solomon, 1986), while the latter has been somewhat diffusely investigated under various terminologies and assessment measures throughout the past several decades (Neimeyer.
To this end, we seek to explain how terror management theory and mortality salience may play a role in harmful workplace-related outcomes for people with disabilities, and we offer a roadmap toward mitigating this unfortunate and misguided phenomenon.
Professor Chrisler and Dean Johnston-Robledo analyze these phenomena using various psychological theories, including objectification theory, stigma theory, terror management theory, and stereotype embodiment theory.
The Terror Management Theory (TMT) aims to understand and to explain the underlying fear of death in humans as a motivational factor in human behavior; examples of these are self-esteem defenses and prejudice formation (Greenberg & Arndt, 2011).
Terror Management Theory formalises what we all intuitively know; that defensive reactions like paranoia result when an objectified Other is seen as increasing our awareness of death; our fear of loss of a way of life.
terror management theory (TMT) which concludes that Schatz was having a psychological conflict that resulted from having a desire to live, but realizing that death is inevitable produces terror.
According to Terror Management Theory (TMT; Greenberg, Pyszczynski, & Solomon, 1986), people buffer against potential existential threats by investing in two related psychological structures: (a) a cultural worldview, which is a personalized explanatory framework consisting of a set of beliefs regarding the nature of reality (e.g., religion); and (b) self-esteem, which is achieved by living up to the standards of one's worldview and conveys the feeling that one is a valuable person of worth capable of making a lasting, significant difference (Soenke, Landau, & Greenberg, 2013).
The Urge to Splurge Revisited: Further Reflections on Applying Terror Management Theory to Materialism and Consumer Behavior.
To this point, we connect the social-cognitive framework with Terror Management Theory (TMT) to more deeply understand how the enactment of and steadfast adherence to worldview serves as a psychological coping mechanism in the face of humans' unique awareness of their inevitable deaths.