ERIC Number: EJ465943
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Cognitive Self-Efficacy in Relation to Personal Mastery and Goal Setting across the Life Span.
Berry, Jane M.; West, Robin L.
International Journal of Behavioral Development, v16 n2 p351-79 Jun 1993
Reviews empirical studies of cognitive self-efficacy from childhood through old age, addressing issues of definition and measurement related to the self-efficacy construct. Integrates findings of research on self-efficacy and establishes generalizations regarding the relationship of self-efficacy to choice and goal-setting behaviors, a sense of personal control, and personal mastery across life span. (MM)
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