MODE THEORY

otherwise known as Motivation and Opportunity as Determinants Theory which is one of the many theories which attempt to explain behaviours which says that the process by which attitudes influences the behaviours of an individual will differ dependent on the level of deliberation between two people or within oneself. The Motivation and Opportunity as Determinants Theory was first proposed by U.S. psychologist Russell H Lazio (1952 - ).

MODE THEORY: "The mode theory is one of many explanations for human behaviour, it says that the level which an attitude will affect our behaviours as human beings will differ depending on the level of deliberation before an act is committed."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MODE THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/mode-theory/ (accessed August 13, 2019).
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