- Self-regulation and depletion of limited resources: does self-control resemble a muscle?M Muraven
Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, USA
Psychol Bull 126:247-59. 2000..It is concluded that the executive component of the self--in particular, inhibition--relies on a limited, consumable resource...
- Ego depletion: is the active self a limited resource?R F Baumeister
Department of Psychology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 7123, USA
J Pers Soc Psychol 74:1252-65. 1998..e., more prone to favor the passive-response option). These results suggest that the self's capacity for active volition is limited and that a range of seemingly different, unrelated acts share a common resource...