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hedonicrelevance

 the likelihood of making a dispositional attribution ifwe are directly involved and the consequences are serious. Therefore, we are likely to overstatethe influence of dispositional factors, and underestimate the importance of situational factors.

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negativereinforcement

in operantconditioning, a method to increase the probability and strength of aresponse by removing or withholding an aversive stimuli  (negative reinforcer)