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Attribution theory (Fritz Heider) - The basis of attribution theory is that people want to know the reasons for the actions that they  and others take; they want to attribute causes to behaviors they see rather than assuming that  these behaviors are random. This allows people to assume some feeling of control over their own  behaviors and over situations. Fundamental Attribution error - People’s tendency to overemphasize internal explanations for the behavior of others, while failing  to take into account the power of the situation. Weiner’s theory of attribution
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