Development of the Multidimensional Health Locus of Control (MHLC) Scales

@article{Wallston1978DevelopmentOT,
  title={Development of the Multidimensional Health Locus of Control (MHLC) Scales},
  author={Kenneth A Wallston and Barbara Strudler Wallston and Robert F. Devellis},
  journal={Health Education \& Behavior},
  year={1978},
  volume={6},
  pages={160 - 170}
}
The development of the Multidimensional Health Locus of Control scales is described. Scales have been developed to tap beliefs that the source of reinforcements for health-related behaviors is primarily in ternal, a matter of chance, or under the control of powerful others. These scales are based on earlier work with a general Health Locus of Control scale, which, in turn, was developed from Rotter's social learn ing theory. Equivalent forms of the scales are presented along with initial… 

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