skip to content
Procrastination and task avoidance : theory, research, and treatment Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Procrastination and task avoidance : theory, research, and treatment

Author: Joseph R Ferrari; Judith Johnson; William George McCown
Publisher: New York : Plenum Press, [1995] ©1995
Series: Plenum series in social/clinical psychology.; Language of science.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This text offers the first thorough scientific investigation of chronic procrastination. Leading international experts discuss its historical origins, definition and measurement, as well as explore its relationship with academic tasks, agitation, perfectionism, depression, passive aggression, and obsessions-compulsions. The authors also examine diverse theoretical approaches and therapeutic advances to control  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Procrastination and task avoidance
(DLC) 94048365
(OCoLC)31819517
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph R Ferrari; Judith Johnson; William George McCown
ISBN: 9781489902276 1489902279
OCLC Number: 861705473
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 268 pages) : illustrations
Contents: An overview of procrastination --
Procrastination research: a synopsis of existing research perspectives --
Assessment of academic and everyday procrastination: the use of self-report measures --
Academic procrastination: theoretical notions, measurement, and research / Henri C. Schouwenburg --
Trait procrastination, agitation, dejection, and self-discrepancy / Clarry H. Lay --
Dimensions of perfectionism and procrastination / Gordon L. Flett, Paul L. Hewitt, and Thomas R. Martin --
Procrastination, negative self-evaluation, and stress in depression and anxiety: a review and preliminary model / Gordon L. Flett, Kirk R. Blankstein, and Thomas R. Martin --
The role of personality disorders and characterological tendencies in procrastination --
Treatment of academic procrastination in college students --
Treating adult and atypical procrastination --
Epilogue as prologue.
Series Title: Plenum series in social/clinical psychology.; Language of science.
Responsibility: [edited by] Joseph R. Ferrari, Judith L. Johnson, William G. McCown and associates.
More information:

Abstract:

Procrastination is a fascinating, highly complex human phenomenon for which the time has come for systematic theoretical and therapeutic effort. Second, when one considers the remarkable pace of pro-  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/861705473> # Procrastination and task avoidance : theory, research, and treatment
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "861705473" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/905881685#Topic/avoidance_learning> ; # Avoidance Learning
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BF637> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/905881685#Topic/vermijding> ; # Vermijding
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/905881685#Topic/procrastination> ; # Procrastination
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/905881685#Topic/verzogerung> ; # Verzögerung
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/905881685#Topic/procrastination_research> ; # Procrastination--Research
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/905881685#Topic/besluitvorming> ; # Besluitvorming
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/905881685#Topic/procrastination_recherche> ; # Procrastination--Recherche
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/905881685#Topic/uitstel> ; # Uitstel
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/905881685#Topic/aufgabe> ; # Aufgabe
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/905881685#Topic/decision_making> ; # Decision Making
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/155.232/e22/> ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/69023502> ; # Judith Johnson
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/33714484> ; # Joseph R. Ferrari
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/2565188> ; # William George McCown
    schema:datePublished "1995" ;
    schema:description "This text offers the first thorough scientific investigation of chronic procrastination. Leading international experts discuss its historical origins, definition and measurement, as well as explore its relationship with academic tasks, agitation, perfectionism, depression, passive aggression, and obsessions-compulsions. The authors also examine diverse theoretical approaches and therapeutic advances to control procrastination frequency."@en ;
    schema:description "An overview of procrastination -- Procrastination research: a synopsis of existing research perspectives -- Assessment of academic and everyday procrastination: the use of self-report measures -- Academic procrastination: theoretical notions, measurement, and research / Henri C. Schouwenburg -- Trait procrastination, agitation, dejection, and self-discrepancy / Clarry H. Lay -- Dimensions of perfectionism and procrastination / Gordon L. Flett, Paul L. Hewitt, and Thomas R. Martin -- Procrastination, negative self-evaluation, and stress in depression and anxiety: a review and preliminary model / Gordon L. Flett, Kirk R. Blankstein, and Thomas R. Martin -- The role of personality disorders and characterological tendencies in procrastination -- Treatment of academic procrastination in college students -- Treating adult and atypical procrastination -- Epilogue as prologue."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/905881685> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/905881685#Series/language_of_science> ; # Language of science.
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/905881685#Series/plenum_series_in_social_clinical_psychology> ; # Plenum series in social/clinical psychology.
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/905881685#Series/the_language_of_science> ; # The language of science
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/31819517> ;
    schema:name "Procrastination and task avoidance : theory, research, and treatment"@en ;
    schema:productID "861705473" ;
    schema:url <https://link.springer.com/openurl?genre=book&isbn=978-0-306-44842-3> ;
    schema:url <https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4899-0227-6> ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0818/94048365-t.html> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=3086852> ;
    schema:workExample <http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4899-0227-6> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781489902276> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/861705473> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/905881685#Series/language_of_science> # Language of science.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/861705473> ; # Procrastination and task avoidance : theory, research, and treatment
    schema:name "Language of science." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/905881685#Series/plenum_series_in_social_clinical_psychology> # Plenum series in social/clinical psychology.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/861705473> ; # Procrastination and task avoidance : theory, research, and treatment
    schema:name "Plenum series in social/clinical psychology." ;
    schema:name "Plenum series in social/clinical psychology" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/905881685#Series/the_language_of_science> # The language of science
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/861705473> ; # Procrastination and task avoidance : theory, research, and treatment
    schema:name "The language of science" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/905881685#Topic/avoidance_learning> # Avoidance Learning
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Avoidance Learning"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/905881685#Topic/procrastination_recherche> # Procrastination--Recherche
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Procrastination--Recherche"@fr ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/2565188> # William George McCown
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "McCown" ;
    schema:givenName "William George" ;
    schema:name "William George McCown" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/33714484> # Joseph R. Ferrari
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Ferrari" ;
    schema:givenName "Joseph R." ;
    schema:name "Joseph R. Ferrari" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/69023502> # Judith Johnson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1955" ;
    schema:familyName "Johnson" ;
    schema:givenName "Judith" ;
    schema:name "Judith Johnson" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781489902276>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1489902279" ;
    schema:isbn "9781489902276" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/31819517>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Procrastination and task avoidance" ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/861705473> ; # Procrastination and task avoidance : theory, research, and treatment
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.