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    • Establishing the Construct of Boredom as Distinct From Apathy, Anhedonia and Depression 

      Goldberg, Yael (University of Waterloo, 2008-08-28)
      Boredom is a common human experience that has received little attention in the literature. To date, researchers have been unable to agree on a unified theory and definition of the construct. The present study investigated ...
    • An Exploration of the Correlates and Causes of Boredom 

      Mugon, Jhotisha (University of Waterloo, 2020-08-19)
      Boredom has been defined as self-regulatory signal which tells us that whatever we are currently doing is failing to keep us engaged, pushing us to seek out more satisfying alternatives. It is a negatively valenced experience ...
    • Exploring the Relationship between Self-Regulation and Boredom 

      Struk, Andriy A. (University of Waterloo, 2015-08-26)
      The following two studies examined the relationship between various aspects of self-regulation, boredom proneness and the experience of boredom. Prior research on trait boredom has demonstrated that it is often related to ...
    • A self-regulatory approach to understanding boredom proneness 

      Struk, Andriy A.; Scholer, Abigail A.; Danckert, James (Taylor and Francis, 2016-11-16)
      We investigated the relationship between self-regulation and two types of boredom proneness (perceived lack of internal stimulation, perceived lack of external stimulation) using a variety of measures of self-regulation. ...


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