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    The relationship between cognitive failure and self-focused attention

    Houston, Diane (1989) The relationship between cognitive failure and self-focused attention. British Journal of Clinical Psychology 28 (1), pp. 85-86. ISSN 0144-6657.

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    The Cognitive Failures Questionnaire and the Self-Consciousness Scale were administered to a sample of undergraduate students. The Private Self-Consciousness and Social Anxiety subscales were significantly correlated with CFQ, suggesting that dispositional self-focused attention may be one underlying cause of cognitive failure. Similarities in the relation between CFQ, SCS and task performance are discussed.


    Item Type: Article
    School: Birkbeck Faculties and Schools > Faculty of Business and Law > Birkbeck Business School
    Depositing User: Administrator
    Date Deposited: 26 Mar 2013 14:57
    Last Modified: 02 Aug 2023 17:27


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