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Perceived Behavioral Control (HBT)
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Construct Name: Perceived Behavioral Control (HBT)
Definition of Construct: 1.The perceived ease or difficulty of performing the behavior (Ajzen, 2002, p. 665); 2. Overall measure of perceived control over the behavior (Montano & Kasprzyk, 2008, p. 75);
Related Content Area(s):
  • Cancer
  • Control Scale
  • Control Scales
  • Control Strategies
  • Decision Involvement
  • Family Empowerment
  • Health Locus of Control
  • Internality, Powerful others, and Chance
  • Locus of Control
  • not specified
  • Perceived Behavioral Control
  • Physical Activity
  • Self Control
  • Self-Efficacy
  • Substance Abuse
  • Weight Loss
Theoretical Foundation: TPB; Social cognitive theory; Protection motivation theory; Self-control theory.

For more information: http://cancercontrol.cancer.gov/brp/constructs/perceived_control/index.html
Similar Constructs: Self-efficacy, Locus of control, Personal causation, Effectance motivation, Helplessness
Keywords: GEM-HBT
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(Last Updated: 12/19/2013 9:12:23 AM by allison ottenbacher)

     

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