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ERIC Number: EJ108793
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1974
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Fear of Success and Locus of Control in Young Women
Midgley, Nina; Abrams, Marsha Stein
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 42, 5, 737, Oct 74
This study examines the relationship, in women, between the motive to avoid success and feelings of being controlled externally. The results suggest that achievement motivation is blocked or lowered by feelings of external control in the situation of arousal of achievement anxieties in young women. (Author/PC)
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