TITLE

On Learned Helplessness

AUTHOR(S)
Overmier, J. Bruce
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Integrative Physiological & Behavioral Science;Jan-Mar2002, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an overview of the origin and development of research on learned helplessness. Study on the nature of avoidance learning derived from Mowrer's two-process theory; Effects of the exposure to uncontrollable traumatic events; Mechanism offered to account for the observed phenomenon in the exposure to traumatic events.
ACCESSION #
6700160

 

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