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Attention and Self-Regulation: A Control-Theory Approach to Human Behavior

@inproceedings{Carver1981AttentionAS,
  title={Attention and Self-Regulation: A Control-Theory Approach to Human Behavior},
  author={Charles S Carver and Michael F Scheier},
  year={1981}
}
I. Background.- 1. Introduction.- A Statement of Intentions.- Organizational Plan.- 2. Cybernetics, Information, and Control.- Information.- Levels of Information.- Classification of Input.- Control.- Negative Feedback Loop and TOTE Unit.- Organizations Among Feedback Loops.- Positive Feedback Loops.- Hierarchical Organization and Time Scales.- Section Summary.- Applications to Living Systems.- Homeostasis.- Adaptation-Level Theory.- Behavior Regulation.- Information, Control, and Personality… 

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