Helplessness, Learned

Known as: Learned Helplessness, helplessness learned 
Learned expectation that one's responses are independent of reward and, hence, do not predict or control the occurrence of rewards. Learned… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The cellular basis of depressive disorders is poorly understood. Recent studies in monkeys indicate that neurons in the lateral… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Increasing evidences indicate the concurrence and interrelationship of depression and cognitive impairments. The present study… (More)
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Review
2005
Review
2005
The term 'learned helplessness' refers to a constellation of behavioral changes that follow exposure to stressors that are not… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The purpose of the investigation was to determine whether altering attributions for failure would enable learned helpless… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Serotonin (5-HT) neurons in the dorsal raphe nucleus (DRN) are implicated in mediating learned helplessness (LH) behaviors, such… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Wistar Kyoto (WKY) and Wistar rats were observed in four tests; the open field test (OFT), the conditioned defensive burying (DB… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
In this longitudinal study, the depressive symptoms, life events, and explanatory styles of 168 school children were measured… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
The learned helplessness hypothesis is criticized and reformulated. The old hypothesis, when applied to learned helplessness in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
Similarity of impairment in naturally occurring depression and laboratory-induced, learned helplessness was demonstrated in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
Four experiments attempted to produce behavior in the rat parallel to the behavior characteristic of learned helplessness in the… (More)
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