external locus of control


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external locus of control

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He distinguished people who have internal locus of controls have stronger achievements; according to him behaviors can be described as having locus of control and external locus of control over their achievements.
2011) found that individual attributions influence the identification and selection of economic environments; therefore, both internal and external locus of control affect the EC of individuals.
Table 2 results indicate that dental patients with external locus of control scored significantly higher on dental anxiety than dental patients with internal locus of control among dental patients in UCH, Ibadan t(336) = 16.
Locus of control was positively related, indicating that those with an external locus of control were more likely to engage in NSSI currently than those with an internal locus of control.
From the literature discussed in the introduction, the following hypotheses were formulated: (1) cumulative trauma, consisting of being abused over a long period, affects the thinking processes such as styles of attribution and, therefore, in older children a more external locus of control should be observed; (2) cumulative trauma leads to increased insecure type attachment working models, specifically of disorganized type, in older children; (3) age, and therefore multiple trauma, has a greater impact compared to attachment on the locus of control.
H2c: Parents' responsible financial behavior reduces external locus of control.
As such, the external locus of control orientation validates and provides psychological support for the chosen service alternative.
The rationale for this hypothesis is that, according to Rogers-Silva (2011), individuals with a higher degree of internal locus of control have the perception of being more responsible for the day-to-day events around them, and individuals with a higher degree of external locus of control have the perception that they have little influence over the everyday events around them.
Those who believe in the external locus of control assume that factors including physicians chance or fate influence their health outcome while those who believe in the internal locus of control assume that their health outcome is due to their own behaviour and performance.
The scale, developed by Rotter (1966) and adapted into Turkish by IhsanDag (1991), defines internal locus of control and external locus of control on the results of the events, reflects a generalized expectation and classifies individuals as internally controlled and externally controlled.
With external locus of control and materialism, the self is again externalized and fragile.
According to these previous results, nine specific variables are proposed in order to assess the different specific facets of entrepreneurial personality: achievement motivation, risk-taking, innovativeness, autonomy, self-efficacy, stress tolerance, internal locus of control, external locus of control and optimism.