What is HABIT?

As a general term, and in learning theory, refers to learned patterns of behaviour which are very consistent and predictable in particular situations. Its specific usage varies in different branches of psychology, eg referring to compulsive behaviour in clinical psychology, to a particular cognitive style in cognitive psychology,


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