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Essentially, attribution theory deals with how we attach meaning to other's behavior, or our own? For example, is someone angry because they are bad-tempered or because something bad happened. Attribution theory also deals with how well we control the factors involved?
Also known as Locus of Control, refers to a person's state of mind regarding whether or not they believe that their actions control their own outcomes in life.
The amount of stability of attribution. Are a person's attributions stable or in flux.
How much control a person has with regard to their attribution. Are they able to control it or is it becoming uncontrollable.