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Varför blev det så här? En studie av samband mellan attribution och personlighet respektive kön

Andréasson, Lina and Kullgren, Anton (2004)
Department of Psychology
Abstract
Attributions help us to explain events in our social world, that otherwise would seem disorganized and confusing. Once we make attributions, the flow of impressions become understandable and make our lives more predictable and meaningful. The purpose of this study was to find out if there were any relations between attribution style and personality and attribution style in relation to sex. With the intention to examine these variables we collected data through two questionnaires dealing with attribution and personality. The participants in the experiment were 105 students at the University of Lund. The results showed that sex had no significant effect on attributions, compared to the results of personality in relation to attribution, where... (More)
Attributions help us to explain events in our social world, that otherwise would seem disorganized and confusing. Once we make attributions, the flow of impressions become understandable and make our lives more predictable and meaningful. The purpose of this study was to find out if there were any relations between attribution style and personality and attribution style in relation to sex. With the intention to examine these variables we collected data through two questionnaires dealing with attribution and personality. The participants in the experiment were 105 students at the University of Lund. The results showed that sex had no significant effect on attributions, compared to the results of personality in relation to attribution, where it in some cases were possible to relate attribution style to traits. (Less)
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author
Andréasson, Lina and Kullgren, Anton
supervisor
organization
year
type
M2 - Bachelor Degree
subject
keywords
Psychology, Psykologi
language
Swedish
id
1356410
date added to LUP
2004-11-08
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2004-11-08
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  abstract     = {Attributions help us to explain events in our social world, that otherwise would seem disorganized and confusing. Once we make attributions, the flow of impressions become understandable and make our lives more predictable and meaningful. The purpose of this study was to find out if there were any relations between attribution style and personality and attribution style in relation to sex. With the intention to examine these variables we collected data through two questionnaires dealing with attribution and personality. The participants in the experiment were 105 students at the University of Lund. The results showed that sex had no significant effect on attributions, compared to the results of personality in relation to attribution, where it in some cases were possible to relate attribution style to traits.},
  author       = {Andréasson, Lina and Kullgren, Anton},
  keyword      = {Psychology,Psykologi},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Varför blev det så här? En studie av samband mellan attribution och personlighet respektive kön},
  year         = {2004},
}