Positive and negative characteristics of dating
As a diathesis–stress model of depression, the model does not predict associations of attributional style with depression in the absence of objective negative events (stressors).
A meta-analysis of 104 empirical studies of the theory indicates that the predictions are supported.
Attributional style emerged from research on depression, with Abramson, Seligman and Teasdale (1978) arguing that a characteristic way of attributing negative outcomes – to internal, stable and global causes – would be associated with depression in response to negative events happened to them.
Optimistic and Pessimistic attributions emerged as independent of each other, supporting models in which these styles have distinct genetic and environmental origins.
Attributional style is, at least superficially, similar to locus of control.
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