Learned Helplessness

Learned Helplessness : A Theory for the Age of Personal Control

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When experience with uncontrollable events gives rise to the expectation that events in the future will also elude control, disruption in motivation, emotion and learning may ensue. "Learned helplessness" refers to the problems that follow in the wake of uncontrollability. The present volume summarizes and integrates work on learned helplessness: theory, research and application.show more

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  • Hardback | 370 pages
  • 157.48 x 236.22 x 38.1mm | 884.5g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • line figures, tables, bibliography
  • 0195044665
  • 9780195044669

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