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Author Deci, Edward L.

Title Intrinsic motivation / Edward L. Deci
Published New York : Plenum Press, [1975]


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Description xi, 324 pages : graphs ; 24 cm
Series Perspectives in social psychology
Perspectives in social psychology.
Contents Some comments on the ?why? of behavior -- Conceptualizations of intrinsic motivation -- Intrinsic motivation and development -- The intrinsic motivation of behavior -- Cognitive evaluation theory : effects of extrinsic rewards on intrinsic motivation -- Cognitive dissonance theory : effects of insufficient justification on intrinsic motivation -- Inequity and intrinsic motivation -- Implications and applications -- Pro-attitudinal advocacy : effects of extrinsic rewards on attitudes -- Attribution and motivation -- Perceiving intrinsic motivation in oneself and others
Notes Includes indexes
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 295-313
Subject Behavior
Intrinsic motivation.
Motivation (Psychology)
LC no. 75017613
ISBN 0306344017