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  • Kontrollillusion — Die Kontrollillusion (engl. illusion of control) ist die menschliche Tendenz zu glauben, gewisse Vorgänge kontrollieren zu können, die nachweislich nicht beeinflussbar sind. Die grundlegende Arbeit zur Kontrollillusion ist Ellen Langers Studie… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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