ERIC Number: EJ438681
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Experimental and Measurement Approaches to Internal Control in At-Risk Older Adults.
Reich, John W.; Zautra, Alex J.
Journal of Social Issues, v47 n4 p143-58 1991
The complexity of perceived control is illustrated through the Life Events and Aging Project (LEAP), a 12-occasion assessment of predictors and correlates of the mental health of 246 older adults over nearly 5 years. Constructs of perceived control, internality, and personal mastery should be placed in a transactional framework. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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