TITLE

expectancy theory Psychology

PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Dictionary of Theories;2002, p189
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of expectancy theory, is presented. The theory was proposed by U.S. psychologist Edward Chase Tolman. It assumes that the occurrence of a future or expected event is always dependent on an organism choosing and executing the correct behaviour.
ACCESSION #
40422393

 

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