ERIC Number: EJ494582
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Confidence and Competence in Writing: The Role of Self-Efficacy, Outcome Expectancy, and Apprehension.
Pajares, Frank; Johnson, Margaret J.
Research in the Teaching of English, v28 n3 p313-31 Oct 1994
Investigates the relationships among self-confidence about writing, expected outcomes, writing apprehension, general self-confidence, and writing performance over one semester. Finds that students' beliefs about their own composition skills and the preperformance measure were the only significant predictors. (SR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A