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Title Procrastination and task avoidance : theory, research, and treatment / [edited by] Joseph R. Ferrari, Judith L. Johnson, William G. McCown and associates
Published New York : Plenum Press, [1995]


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Description xx, 268 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Language of science
Plenum series in social/clinical psychology
The Plenum series in social/clinical psychology
Language of science.
Plenum series in social/clinical psychology.
Contents Ch. 1. An Overview of Procrastination -- Ch. 2. Procrastination Research: A Synopsis of Existing Research Perspectives -- Ch. 3. Assessment of Academic and Everyday Procrastination: The Use of Self-Report Measures -- Ch. 4. Academic Procrastination: Theoretical Notions, Measurement, and Research / Henri C. Schouwenburg -- Ch. 5. Trait Procrastination, Agitation, Dejection, and Self-Discrepancy / Clarry H. Lay -- Ch. 6. Dimensions of Perfectionism and Procrastination / Gordon L. Flett, Paul L. Hewitt and Thomas R. Martin -- Ch. 7. Procrastination, Negative Self-Evaluation, and Stress in Depression and Anxiety: A Review and Preliminary Model / Gordon L. Flett, Kirk R. Blankstein and Thomas R. Martin -- Ch. 8. The Role of Personality Disorders and Characterological Tendencies in Procrastination -- Ch. 9. Treatment of Academic Procrastination in College Students -- Ch. 10. Treating Adult and Atypical Procrastination -- Ch. 11. Epilogue as Prologue
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-264) and index
Subject Avoidance (Psychology)
Decision making.
Procrastination -- Research.
Decision Making.
Avoidance Learning.
Avoidance Learning.
Decision Making.
Author Ferrari, Joseph R.
Johnson, Judith, 1955-
McCown, William George.
LC no. 94048365
ISBN 0306448424