Motivation to control one's environment in individuals with obsessive-compulsive, depressive, and normal personality traits.

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This study investigated whether people are motivated for control and considered both the dispositional and situational factors that affect this motivation. Thirty male and 30 female undergraduates, divided equally among individuals with obsessive-compulsive, depressive, and normal personality styles, were given different levels of information about how to… (More)

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@article{Schorr1984MotivationTC, title={Motivation to control one's environment in individuals with obsessive-compulsive, depressive, and normal personality traits.}, author={Diane Schorr and Julianna Rodin}, journal={Journal of personality and social psychology}, year={1984}, volume={46 5}, pages={1148-61} }