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Understanding Motivation and Emotion, 5th Edition

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9780470392232

ISBN10:
0470392231
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Pub. Date:
11/1/2008
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Wiley
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Summary

This book walks psychologists through the study of motivation, exploring all conditions that exist within the person and within the environment and culture that explain why we want what we want and why we do what we do. The fifth edition expands on theoretical ideas further into practical applications, especially in the areas of education, work, therapy, sports, and the home. Each chapter features a chapter box that addresses a specific concern. At the end of each chapter is a list of recommended readings for further study. Psychologists will discover a number of new ideas, including achievement goals, personal strivings, types of extrinsic motivation, implementation intentions, and more.

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction
Motivation in Historical and Contemporary Perspectives
The Motivated and Emotional Brain
Needs
Physiological Needs
Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivations
Psychological Needs
Social Needs
Cognitions
Goal Setting and Goal Striving
Personal Control Beliefs
The Self and Its Strivings
Emotions
Nature of Emotion: Five Perennial Questions
Aspects of Emotion
Individual Differences
Personality Characteristics
Unconscious Motivation
Growth Motivation and Positive Psychology
Conclusion
References
Name Index
Subject Index
Credits
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