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TABPType A Behavior Pattern (psychology)
TABPTruncated Actin-Binding Protein
TABPTexas Association of Beauty Professionals (McKinney, TX)
TABPTowed-Array Broadband Processor
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The group contrasts indicated that the TABP diminished with a confidence level of .
The only significant difference among the groups was the lower average age of those in the PsT group, which, in fact, would imply the likelihood of a greater presence of the TABP in this group previous to the treatment (Dielman, Butchart, & Moss, 1990), and so lend greater emphasis to the results obtained.
For the purposes of this study, only the 21-item Type A subscale was used to assess TABP.
A Multiple Regression analysis was performed to determine the extent to which the predictors TABP, LOC, athletic identity, and years of participation in track and field are related to the criterion, amount of superstitious behavior practiced by student-athletes.
The TABP was measured using two separate instruments: the Vickers Scale (Vickers 1975) and the Jenkins Activity Survey overall Type A-B measure (JAS) (Jenkins et al.
The other TABP instrument employed in the current study, the Vickers Scale, was originally developed by Sales in 1969.
Since Type A's attribute both success and failure to internal factors (Brunson, 1982; Brunson & Matthews, 1981; Rhodewalt, 1984), high SOP should have scored higher if SOP and TABP are equivalent constructs.
Relationship of TABP, Estimate of Self-Competence, and stress to authoritarianism and ambiguity.
In the absence of prospective data, one logical approach to the question of how a child develops TABP is the examination of current Type A parent-child relationships.
The majority of research examining TABP in parents and their children has found a direct influence of TABP in parents on the expression of Type A behaviors in their children (see Forgays & Forgays, 1991 for a detailed review).
Friedman and Rosenman described TABP as characterized by extremes of impatience, aggressiveness and hostility, competitive achievement striving, and time urgency that are evoked by a variety of environmental situations.
The persons were grouped on the basis of their scores on the TABP measure.