ENVIRONMENTAL STRESS THEORY

Cognitive and autonomic factors look at the environment to appraise the stressors there asthreatening or not. Those that are threatening can lead to stress reactions.

ENVIRONMENTAL STRESS THEORY: "The environmental stress theory delas with stress from threatening issues in the environment."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ENVIRONMENTAL STRESS THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/environmental-stress-theory/ (accessed August 3, 2020).
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