Empirical/Peer Article 150-250 words
Much has been written on the self-perceived ability of individuals
to change the nature of their lives (Rotter, 1990; Judge & Bono, 2001).
While many psychologists interpret ideas such as “locus of control”
and “self-efficacy” as individually variable personality
characteristics, they may actually reflect worldviews of a nation, ethnic
group, or geographic community. How might these worldviews affect the
self-perceived ability of individuals to change the nature of their lives? How
should these worldviews be addressed or compensated for in the scholarly
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