EXTERNAL CONTROL

The belief that one's experience and behaviour are determined by luck, circumstances, other people and external factors. Compare internal control.

EXTERNAL CONTROL: "External control looks at things in our environment."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "EXTERNAL CONTROL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/external-control/ (accessed August 1, 2020).
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