MINIMUM RESOURCE THEORY

is an analytic method of looking at the coalition formation process which implies that people in a group situation will be motivated to maximize their power, outcomes and payoffs by forming coalitions without groups and that individuals' expectations concerning the division of the coalitions payoff will conform to an equity norm.

MINIMUM RESOURCE THEORY: "The concept of minimum resource theory is primarily analytically based in that looks at the economical processes within forming a coalition."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MINIMUM RESOURCE THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/minimum-resource-theory/ (accessed October 26, 2020).
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