Self - courses of action required to produce given...

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Self-Control - Primary control – altering the environment to the self o Illusion of control Press the button and figure out what makes the light go on (estimate how much control they have over the light but the light turns on randomly) Inducing negative mood – more accurate about not having control over the light Relates too? – Gambling, - Secondary control – altering the self to the environment o Self-efficacy – beliefs about your ability to “organize and execute the
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Unformatted text preview: courses of action required to produce given attainments” Too Low? – Set goals too low Too High? – Set unrealistic goals-Marshmallow test - Delay of gratification-Self-handicapping – nonconsciously engineering the situation so you cannot be held responsible for failure Personality & Relationships 1. Mutual attraction 2. Dependable character 3. Emotional stability and maturity 4. Pleasing disposition...
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This note was uploaded on 04/05/2012 for the course PPE 3003 taught by Professor Madsen during the Summer '06 term at FSU.

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