What is ACCESSIBILITY OF AN ATTITUDE?

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the probability of a specific attitude being evoked from recollection upon confronting the attitude object.

ACCESSIBILITY OF AN ATTITUDE: "Accessibility of an attitude is demonstrated quite often in couple's therapy, particularly when a trauma, such as an affair, occurred in the past- such recollections can lead to the reformation of feelings and attitudes that were present at the time it happened."

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