LATITUDE OF ACCEPTANCE By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 The basis of attitudal positions a person would prefer and the range of positions the individual considers acceptable. The first part of the social judgment theory. LATITUDE OF ACCEPTANCE: "The latitude of acceptance explains the reasons for an individuals behavior." Related Psychology Terms MORTALITY SALIENCE TAIJIN KYOFUSHO ACCEPTANCE SAMPLING MOOD-AS-IN FORMAT ION THEORY BALANCE THEORY PSYCHOLOGICAL NETWORK COPING POTENTIAL OBJECT PRIMAL TRAUMA RADICAL PSYCHIATRY Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "LATITUDE OF ACCEPTANCE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/latitude-of-acceptance/ (accessed April 5, 2020).