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What is Psychological Reactance Theory

Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Fourth Edition
This theory posits that when individual freedoms are threatened, and uncomfortable emotional state is created that necessitates a return to “normal”, which may manifest as resistance.
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User Resistance to Health Information Technology
Madison N. Ngafeeson (Northern Michigan University, USA)
Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 10
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-2255-3.ch331
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