Motivation Science, 1st edition

Published by Pearson (April 26, 2017) © 2018

  • Edward Burkley
  • Melissa Burkley


ISBN-13: 9780205240654
Motivation Science
Published 2017


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Motivation Science emphasizes the influences of cognitive, emotional, social, and biological processes upon motivation. Using simple, engaging language, real-world examples, and compelling pedagogical features, the text shows you how to apply concepts from the field to achieve your own life goals.

Brief Contents

  1. The Science of Motivation
  2. Philosophical Origins of Motivation
  3. Psychological Origins of Motivation
  4. Core Human Motives
  5. Autonomy
  6. Competence
  7. Belonging
  8. Goal Setting
  9. Goal Planning
  10. Goal Striving
  11. Automatic Motivation
  12. Emotions
  13. Individual Differences
  14. Situational Influences
  15. Applying Motivation Science to Health
  16. Applying Motivation Science to Wealth

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