ERIC Number: EJ386538
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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A Social-Cognitive Approach to Motivation and Personality.
Dweck, Carol S.; Leggett, Ellen L.
Psychological Review, v95 n2 p256-73 Apr 1988
A research-based model is presented that accounts for major patterns of adaptive and maladaptive behavior in terms of underlying psychological processes. It is postulated that as individuals' self-attributes are translated into allied goals, these goals generate corresponding behavior patterns. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
IES Cited: ED498581