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ERIC Number: EJ117286
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1975
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Some Problems and Misconceptions Related to the Construct of Internal Versus External Control of Reinforcement
Rotter, Julian B.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 43, 1, 55-66, Feb 75
Research involving perceived internal versus external control of reinforcement as a personality variable has been expanding at a rapid rate. This article discusses (a) the place of this construct within the framework of social learning theory, (b) misconceptions and problems of a theoretical nature, and (c) misuses and limitations associated with measurement. (Author)
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