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Psychology of motivation

Author: Lois V Brown
Publisher: New York : Nova Science Publ., 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

In psychology, motivation refers to the initiation, direction, intensity and persistence of behaviour. Motivation is having the desire and willingness to do something. Personality invariably refers  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lois V Brown
ISBN: 9781600215988 160021598X
OCLC Number: 237024934
Description: xii, 217 Seiten : Diagramme
Contents: Preface; Research on Fundamental Motives; Motivated Behaviours: The Interaction of Attention, Habituation and Memory; Attention and Motivation Interdependence in Self-regulation: A Neurocognitive Approach; The Motivational Function of Emotions A "Feeling is for Doing" Perspective; Social Psychological Motivations and Foundations of Dietary Preference; Self-determination Theory and the Theory of Planned Behaviour: An Integrative Approach toward a more complete Model of Motivation; Motivation and Risk Behaviours: A Self-Determination Perspective; A Motivational-Cognitive Model of Prospective Memory: The Influence of Goal Relevance; The Role of Goal Facilitation and Goal Conflict in Motivation; The Implicit Nature of Goal-Directed Motivational Pursuits; Procrastination and Safety Behaviours; Procrastination and Motivations for Household Safety Behaviours: An Expectancy-value Theory Perspective); Stimulus and Information Seeking Behaviour: A Comparative and Evolutionary Perspective; Psychosocial Correlates of Personal Norms; Strategies Involved in the Motivation of Individuals to Pursue Testing to Determine the Presence of HIV; Motivational Incontinence: Philosophical Views across the gap between Normative Beliefs and Actions; Index.
Responsibility: Lois V. Brown, ed.
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