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Frustration
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I. Concept and Theories – II. Religious Studies – III. Ethics

I. Concept and Theories

Frustration is a common term in everyday use. As a rule, the phenomenon is identified by its symptoms: people feel reluctant and listless, their customary demeanor disturbed because a frustrating experience has had a sustained effect on the way they feel and think. This may lead to resignation and feelings of paralysis. People feel restricted in some of their actions. In terms of scientific behavioral resear…

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Winkler, Klaus and Stolz, Fritz, “Frustration”, in: Religion Past and Present. Consulted online on 28 October 2021 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-5888_rpp_COM_08005>
First published online: 2011
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004146662, 2006-2013



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