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ERIC Number: EJ203988
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Apr
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The Informational Value of Evaluative Behavior: Influences of Praise and Blame on Perceptions of Ability.
Meyer, Wulf-Uwe; And Others
Journal of Educational Psychology, v71 n2 p259-68 Apr 1979
Six experiments investigated the informational value of praise and criticism. Praise after success and neutral feedback after failure led to perceptions that an acting person's ability was viewed as low. Neutral feedback after success and criticism after failure led to perceptions that an acting person's ability was viewed as high. (Author/RD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Germany