How nature and nurture influence self-attribution and thereby affect cognitive development© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 17, 2018, 1:04 pm ad1c9bdddf
1.Self-attribution theory states that the way we interpret success or failure and our environment in a manner that helps us maintain our positive self-image.
2. Nature and Nurture impacts our self -attribution as our origins determine how we view ourselves and what we deem as positive traits ...
Self-attribution theory and how it impacts cognitive development is examined.
Self-Attribution and Cognitive Dissonance Theory
Describe the connection between self-attribution and cognitive dissonance. Include the following:
1. A summary of the research regarding the theoretical and empirical approaches to understanding the mental processes of self-attribution and cognitive dissonance.
2. A discussion of how nature and nurture influence self-attribution and thereby affect cognitive development.
3. A discussion of why individuals are motivated to resolve cognitive dissonance and how this is related to self-attribution.View Full Posting Details