DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2016.03.001
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Patricia Jean Precin

Abstract: The perception of time (the use of temporal categories to conceptualize experiences) affects human behavior.Students' time perspective predicts academic outcomes: those with future orientations tend to have better academic outcomes than those with past or present, according to Zimbardo and Boyd's psychology of time model, and may contribute to the 80% attrition rate of emergent online distance learning programs. However, their model is limited because of the exclusion of certain variables that may influence …

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