week 2 behav.docx - For this discussion decide whether the theory of planned behavior(TPB is the best theoretical approach to assess teens who text

week 2 behav.docx - For this discussion decide whether the...

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For this discussion, decide whether the theory of planned behavior (TPB) is the best theoretical approach to assess teens who text while driving. Justify your post using course materials I do think this is the most logical approach when looking at this issue. The theory of planned behavior looks at a person’s attitude and behavior in terms of actions. A lot of the concepts really relate to texting and driving when looking at this theory, the text gives attitudes, subjective norms, behavior control and perceived power as important concepts in this theory all apply to texting and driving especially in teens. Teens are very susceptible to impressionism if their friends are doing it and there is no bad outcome that they see then why not them do the same behavior. Many perceive they are in control of situations this ties into a lack of brain development and the mentality that they are invincible. This ties into why so
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