ERIC Number: EJ152855
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1976
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Long-Term Interference Effect: An Alternative to "Learned Helplessness"
Glazer, Howard I.; Weiss, Jay M.
Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Behavior Processes, 2, 3, 202-13, Jul 76
Presents three experiments that explore whether inescapable shock of long duration and moderate intensity (LoShk) produces an avoidance-escape deficit (called an interference effect) by causing animals to learn to respond less actively or by causing them to learn to be "helpless". (Editor)
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