A locus of control scale for children.

@article{Nowicki1973ALO,
  title={A locus of control scale for children.},
  author={S. Nowicki and B. R. Strickland},
  journal={Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology},
  year={1973},
  volume={40},
  pages={148-154}
}
  • S. Nowicki, B. R. Strickland
  • Published 1973
  • Psychology
  • Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology
  • The relationships between locus of control and other personality variables were studied, using the Nowicki-Strickland Scale. The broad hypotheses were that internal locus of control would be related to a number of other competence-type behaviors and adaptive social functioning. Results of various studies are presented, and it is concluded that the Nowicki-Strickland Locus of Control Scale appears to offer an objective, relatively precise, quick method for assessing a generalized belief in locus… CONTINUE READING
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