behavior which is under the living being's direct management, in contrast to more reactive actions or reflexive behavior. In social psychology, the theory of planned behavior implies that the aim to participate in a particular behavior is determined by outlooks, standards, and interpreted management regarding the behavior being questioned.

PLANNED BEHAVIOR: "The court has determined that the defendant's actions do constitute planed behavior."
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