Maharashtra State BoardHSC Arts 12th Board Exam
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Explain the following concept. Hallucination - Psychology

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Explain the following concept.

Hallucination

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Solution

Hallucinations are false perceptions in the absence of appropriate stimuli. Hallucinations are a symptom of schizophrenia and other mental disorders. Commonly occurring hallucinations are visual, auditory, tactile, gustatory, and olfactory in nature. For e.g., the person may hear voices telling him to do something. Hallucinations are also noticed due to substance abuse, medications, epilepsy, etc.

Concept: Major Psychological Disorders - Schizophrenia
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Balbharati Psychology 12th Standard HSC Maharashtra State Board
Chapter 6 Psychological Disorders
Exercises | Q Q.3 (5) | Page 77
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