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The Oxford handbook of human motivation

Author: Richard M Ryan
Publisher: Oxford [u.a.] Oxford Univ. Press 2014
Series: Oxford library of psychology
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. issued as an Oxford University paperback, 2014View all editions and formats

The Oxford Handbook of Human Motivation collects together the field's top theorists and researchers to provide overviews of today's most noteworthy theories, topical chapters on phenomena from  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard M Ryan
ISBN: 9780199366231 0199366233 9780195399820 019539982X
OCLC Number: 935288410
Notes: Literaturangaben
Description: XVII, 579 S. graph. Darst
Contents: Part One: Introduction ; 1. Motivation and the Organization of Human Behavior: Three Reasons for the Reemergence of a Field ; Richard M. Ryan ; Part Two: General Theories of Human Motivation ; 2. Social Cognitive Theory and Motivation ; Dale H. Schunk and Ellen L. Usher ; 3. Cybernetic Control Processes and the Self-Regulation of Behavior ; Charles S. Carver and Michael F. Scheier ; 4. The Role of Death in Life: Existential Aspects of Human Motivation ; Pelin Kesebir and Thomas Pyszczynski ; 5. Too Much of a Good Thing? Trade-offs in Promotion and Prevention Focus ; Abigail A. Scholer and E. Tory Higgins ; 6. Motivation, Personality, and Development within Embedded Social Contexts: An Overview of Self-Determination Theory ; Edward L. Deci and Richard M. Ryan ; Part Three: Motivational Processes ; 7. Ego-Depletion: Theory and Evidence ; Mark Muraven ; 8. Flow ; Susan A. Jackson ; 9. Implicit-Explicit Motivation Congruence ; Todd M. Thrash, Laura A. Maruskin, and Chris C. Martin ; 10. Curiosity and Motivation ; Paul J. Silvia ; 11. Interest and Its Development ; K. Ann Renninger and Stephanie Su ; Part Four: Goals and Motivation ; 12. Achievement Goals ; Kou Murayama, Andrew J. Elliot, and Ron Friedman ; 13. Goal Pursuit ; Peter M. Gollwitzer and Gabriele Oettingen ; 14. Unconscious Goal Pursuit: Non-Conscious Goal Regulation and Motivation ; Henk Aarts and Ruud Custers ; 15. The Motivational Complexity of Choosing: A Review of Theory and Research ; Erika A. Patall ; 16. On Gains and Losses, Means and Ends: Goal Orientation and Goal Focus across Adulthood ; Alexandra M. Freund, Marie Hennecke, and Maida Mustafi ; Part Five: Motivation in Relationships ; 17. Self-Enhancement and Self-Protection Motives ; Constantine Sedikides and Mark D. Alicke ; 18. The Gendered Body Project: Motivational Components of Objectification Theory ; Tomi-Ann Roberts and Patricia L. Waters ; 19. Relatedness between Children and Parents: Implications for Motivation ; Eva M. Pomerantz, Cecilia Sin Sze Cheung, and Lili Qin ; 20. Avoiding the Pitfalls and Approaching the Promises of Close Relationships ; Shelly L. Gable and Thery Prok ; Part Six: Evolutionary and Biological Perspectives ; 21. Neuroscience and Human Motivation ; Johnmarshall Reeve and Woogul Lee ; 22. Evolved Individual Differences in Human Motivation ; Larry C. Bernard ; 23. Moods of Energy and Tension that Motivate ; Robert E. Thayer ; 24. Effort Intensity: Some Insights from the Cardiovascular System ; Guido H. E. Gendolla, Rex A. Wright, and Michael Richter ; Part Seven: Motivation in Application ; 25. Motivation in Psychotherapy ; Martin Gross Holtforth and Johannes Michalak ; 26. Motivation in Education ; Allan Wigfield, Jenna Cambria, and Jacquelynne S. Eccles ; 27. Advances in Motivation in Exercise and Physical Activity ; Martin S. Hagger ; 28. Work Motivation: Directing, Energizing, and Maintaining Effort (and Research) ; Adam M. Grant and Jihae Shin ; 29. Youth Motivation and Participation in Sport and Physical Activity ; Maureen Weiss, Anthony J. Ambrose, and Lindsay E. Kipp ; 30. Through a Fly's Eye: Multiple Yet Overlapping Perspectives on Future Directions for Human Motivation Research ; Richard M. Ryan and Nicole Legate
Series Title: Oxford library of psychology
Other Titles: Human motivation
Responsibility: ed. by Richard M. Ryan


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