TEMPORAL APPRAISAL THEORY

a design postulating that individual's assessments of themselves in the past are generally more negative than their present assessments of themselves.

TEMPORAL APPRAISAL THEORY: "Many do not pay much attention to the temporal appraisal theory, believing that normal progression in life involves bettering one's self anyway."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "TEMPORAL APPRAISAL THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/temporal-appraisal-theory/ (accessed August 8, 2020).
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