The Contribution of self-control, emotion regulation, rumination, and gender to test anxiety of university students

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Citation Formats
M. Ayvaz Düzyol, “The Contribution of self-control, emotion regulation, rumination, and gender to test anxiety of university students,” M.S. - Master of Science, Middle East Technical University, 2012.