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Putting off until tomorrow what is better done today: Academic procrastination as a function of motivation toward college work.

  title={Putting off until tomorrow what is better done today: Academic procrastination as a function of motivation toward college work.},
  author={Sheila Brownlow and Renee D. Reasinger},
  journal={Journal of Social Behavior and Personality},
This study examined the relative impact of intrinsic and extrinsic motivation and personality variables on procrastination behavior of college students. A total of 96 undergraduates completed the Procrastination Assessment Scale-Students, the Multidimensional-Multiattributional Causality Scale, the Brief Fear of Negative Evaluation Scale, the Work Preference Inventory, Burns' Perfectionism Scale, and the Locus of Control Scale. Multiple regression analyses of the results found that lack of… 

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