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 (or targetpopulation) the entire group to which the results of the study are intended toapply to and from which those individuals selected to participate in the study will be drawn.

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September 27th 2021

actor/observer biases

 theserefer to the tendency for (a) ‘actors’ to explain their own behaviour in situationalterms and (b) observers to explain the behaviour of others in dispositional (person) terms.