external locus of control


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external locus of control

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H1a: External locus of control has a negative impact on financial knowledge.
As was expected, the relationship between satisfying academic support services and CDSE was greater for student athletes with a more external locus of control and lower levels of general self-efficacy.
4]: Doctors having external locus of control (Chance) exhibit higher levels of stress.
Regarding the correlation between external locus of control and the failure of methadone-therapy, it seems reasonable to analyze the individual locus of control as a criterion in advance of getting into the treatment center so that cut expenses and prevent wasting of time.
Lazarus and Folkman reason that since those with internal locus of control believe they can control the results of the events, they most likely apply active coping strategies in comparison to those with external locus of control [28].
Is there any significant difference between undergraduate students who have an internal locus of control and those who have an external locus of control on the use of the Internet resources?
On the other hand, students with a strong external locus of control generally attribute their lackluster performance to bad luck or difficult material, often surrendering to the belief that they do not "have what it takes.
Contrariwise, people who consider themselves to be pawns of fate exhibit an external locus of control.
Conversely, people with low back pain presenting with high levels of external locus of control (individual believes that others are responsible for his/her health) would more likely agree with the goals of passive interventions such as spinal manipulative therapy (Braman and Gomez 2004, Hashimoto and Fukuhara 2004).
Individuals with an internal locus of control attribute the cause or control of events to something inside of themselves while individuals with an external locus of control believe that they are not in control of their environment and the outcomes are instead controlled by luck, destiny, or powerful others.
Results QUANTITATIVE FINDINGS FOR LOCUS OF CONTROL AND ACADEMIC SUCCESS A statistically significant negative relationship was found between external locus of control (ELOC) and the medical-surgical theory grade (MSTG) (r = -0.
An external locus of control refers to the belief that the responsibility for and control over one's life resides largely with fate, luck, chance, or powerful others and that, therefore, it is relatively not beneficial to exert personal effort in the service of goals or in their actualization (Rotter, 1966).