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The Handbook of Theories of Social Psychology is an essential resource for researchers and students of social psychology and related disciplines.

Implicit Theories
Implicit theories
Carol S.Dweck
Abstract

My enduring interest has been in the implicit theories, or basic beliefs, that people use to understand their world and to guide their behavior. In my research, I have found that one type of belief about human nature – the belief that fundamental human attributes are fixed traits or ...

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