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Title Personal control in action : cognitive and motivational mechanisms / edited by Miroslaw Kofta, Gifford Weary, and Grzegorz Sedek
Published New York : Plenum Press, [1998]


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Description xxvi, 459 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series The Plenum series in social/clinical psychology
Plenum series in social/clinical psychology.
Contents Machine derived contents note: The Person as an Agent of Control: Personal Control from the Perspective of Cognitive-Experiential Self-Theory; S. Epstein. Dynamics in the Coordination of Mind and Action; R.R. Vallacher, et al. Opening Versus Closing Strategies in Controlling One's Responses to Experience; M. Rosenbaum. A Terror Management Perspective on the Psychology of Control: Controlling the Uncontrollable; T. Pyszczynski, et al. Affective and Cognitive Mechanisms of Executive Agency: The Emotional Control of Behavior; J.W. Brehm, B.H. Brummett. Mood Management: The Role of Processing Strategies in Affect Control and Affect Infusion; J.P. Forgas, et al. Ability Perception and Cardiovascular Response to Behavioral Challenge; R.A. Wright. Confirmation Bias: Cognitive Error or Adaptive Strategy of Action Control?; M. Lewicka. Threatened Personal Control: Mobilization versus Demobilization: To Control or Not to Control; D. Dolinski. Interpersonal Power Repair in Response to Threats to Control from Dependent Others; D.B. Bugental, J.C. Lewis. Control Motivation, Depression, and Counterfactual Thought; K.D. Markman, G. Weary. 6 Additional Chapters. Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Self-control.
Self-management (Psychology)
Author Kofta, Mirosław.
Sedek, Grzegorz.
Weary, Gifford, 1951-
LC no. 98021501
ISBN 0306457202