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Many different fields of research have converged on the finding that it is desirable for people to experience a sense of control over their lives….this is a key variable in predicting people’s interest in, and success at, work and school….the benefits reach into every corner of human existence , starting with our physical health and survival.… Indeed, research has found that people who rarely become ill despite having to deal with considerable stress tend to be those who feel more control over what happens to them.

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Alfie Kohn


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