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Author Deci, Edward L.

Title Intrinsic motivation and self-determination in human behavior / Edward L. Deci and Richard M. Ryan
Edition 1re edition
Published New York : Plenum, [1985]


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Description xv, 371 pages ; 24 cm
Series Perspectives in social psychology
Perspectives in social psychology.
Contents Part I. Background: 1. An introduction; 2. Conceptualizations of intrinsic motivation and self-determination -- Part II. Self-Determination Theory: 3. Cognitive evaluation theory: perceived causality and perceived competence; 4. Cognitive evaluation theory: interpersonal communication and intrapersonal regulation; 5. Toward an organismic integration theory: motivation and development -- 6. Causality orientations theory: personality influences on motivation -- Part III. Alternative Approaches: 7. Operant and attributional theories; 8. Information-processing theories -- Part IV. Applications and Implications: 9. Education; 10. Psychotherapy; 11. Work; 12. Sports
Analysis Man Behaviour Self-determination
Notes Includes indexes
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 335-358
Subject Crime.
Criminal justice, Administration of.
Intrinsic motivation.
Psychology -- Philosophy.
Psychological Theory.
Author Ryan, Richard M.
LC no. 85012413
ISBN 0306420228
Other Titles Self-determination in human behavior
Self-determination in human behavior