PRIMARY CONTROL

A conscious effort by an individual to gain a sense of control around their surroundings. It is their attempt to directly alter their environment with actions they initiate.

PRIMARY CONTROL: "Frightening away birds from planted seed by early agrarians is an example of primary control."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PRIMARY CONTROL," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/primary-control/ (accessed September 3, 2019).
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