Archive for 'control'
Posted on 15. Mar, 2009 by Julia Barnard.
How often have you said to a person that they were lucky? Or you lament your own bad luck when something bad happens. When we talk of luck, it’s with the idea that it is something beyond our control. Perhaps the world has it in for us, or we were just born unlucky. Those lucky [...]
Posted on 26. Aug, 2008 by Julia Barnard.
What is it? Locus of control refers to your perceived source of control within your own life. It is a concept developed by Julian Rotter. Rotter devised a locus of control scale to measure the extent people feel their lives are within their control. The scale is measured along a line from high external to [...]