The desire for control is a general personality trait, relevant to many behaviors studied by both social and clinical psychologists. The current volume brings together a tremendous amount of research to provide a more complete picture of the subject. It will be an invaluable resource for the researcher hoping to build off of others' work.
Introduction. Measuring Desire for Control. Social Interactions. Social Influence. Achievement Behavior and Intrinsic Motivation. Attributions and Information Processing. Well-Being, Adjustment and Health. Depression. Gambling Behavior. Conclusion.
Series: Plenum Series in Social/Clinical Psychology
Number Of Pages: 196
Published: 30th April 1992
Publisher: Springer Science+Business Media
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 24.13 x 15.88
Weight (kg): 0.45