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Author Ford, Martin E.

Title Motivating humans : goals, emotions, and personal agency beliefs / Martin E. Ford
Published Newbury Park, Calif. : Sage Publications, [1992]


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Description xii, 302 pages ; 24 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: Rationale for Motivational Systems Theory -- Theoretical Foundation for Motivational Systems Theory -- The Living Systems Framework -- Defining Motivation and Its Role in Effective Human Functioning -- Personal Goals -- Directing and Organizing Behavior Through Cognitive Representations of Desired and Undesired Outcomes -- Personal Agency Beliefs and Emotional Arousal Processes -- Regulating Behavior Through the Integration of Cognition and Affect -- Integration of Historical and Contemporary Theories of Motivation -- Goals, Emotions, and Personal Agency Beliefs -- How to ̀Motivate' People -- General Principles and Specific Applications to Enduring Problems in Child and Adolescent Development, Education, Business, and Counseling and Everyday Living -- Summary of Motivational Systems Theory
Analysis Motivation
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 258-283) and indexes
Subject Motivation (Psychology)
LC no. 92027865
ISBN 0803945280 cloth
0803945299 paperback