SOCIAL-COGNITIVE THEORY

A theoretical framework where the functions of personality are explained by cognitive contents and processes acquired through social interaction.

SOCIAL-COGNITIVE THEORY: "Social cognitive theory was put forward by Walter Mischel and Albert Bandura."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "SOCIAL-COGNITIVE THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/social-cognitive-theory/ (accessed November 21, 2017).
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