I think I can, I think I can: examining the within-person coupling of control beliefs and cognition in older adults.

@article{Neupert2012ITI,
  title={I think I can, I think I can: examining the within-person coupling of control beliefs and cognition in older adults.},
  author={Shevaun D. Neupert and Jason C. Allaire},
  journal={Psychology and aging},
  year={2012},
  volume={27 3},
  pages={742-9}
}
We examined short-term intraindividual variability in control beliefs (competence and locus of control) and cognitive performance and the extent to which the constructs travel together over time. Thirty-six older adults (M = 74 years, SD = 5.51) completed questionnaires and cognitive tests twice each day for 60 consecutive days. Results indicated that control beliefs fluctuate within people across time. Multilevel models revealed that control and competence are coupled with concurrent and… CONTINUE READING
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