GRE (Graduate Record Examinations) Psychology Sensation and Perception-Perceptual Organization Study Material (Page 2 of 5)

Subscribe now to access pointwise, categorized & easy to understand notes on 551 key topics of GRE (Graduate Record Examinations) Psychology covering entire 2020 syllabus. With online notes get latest & updated content on the device of your choice. View complete topic-wise distribution of study material. Unlimited Access, Unlimited Time, on Unlimited Devices!

View Features or View Sample.

Rs. 700.00 -OR-

How to register? Already Subscribed?

Attribution Theory: Definition and Bernard Weiner Theory

Edit

Definition

Attribution theory explores how people interpret events and relate them to their thinking and behavior. It is a cognitive perception that affects their motivation. This theory was first proposed in a book called ‘The Psychology of Interpersonal

… (223 more words) …

Subscribe & login to view complete study material.

Attribution Theory: Heider Attribution Theory and Kelly’S Attribution Theory

Edit

Heider Attribution Theory

According to Heider’s theory, the attribution is divided into two parts external or internal factors.

  • Internal Attribution: When an internal attribution is made, the cause of the given behavior is within the person, i. e. the variables that make a person responsible like attitude, aptitude, character, and personality.
  • External Attribution: When an external attribution is made, the cause of the given behavior is assigned to the situation in which the behavior was seen. The person responsible for the behavior may a

… (267 more words) …

Subscribe & login to view complete study material.