What is it about?
This study investigates the relationship between locus of control and social conformity and also casts light on the gender differences in locus of control and conformity. The results of this study mostly contradict those of previous studies.
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Why is it important?
Approximately all studies investigating the role of social conformity were conducted at least 20 years ago and their number is considerably small, so this is a novel study. Also, it contradicts the biases favoring men in locus of control and conformity.
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This page is a summary of: The Relationship between Locus of Control and Conformity, Journal of Cognition and Culture, May 2020, Brill, DOI: 10.1163/15685373-12340076.
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