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Title Social motivation : conscious and unconscious processes / edited by Joseph P. Forgas, Kipling D. Williams, Simon M. Laham
Published New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005


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Description xx, 386 pages ; 24 cm
regular print
Series The Sydney Symposium of Social Psychology series
Sydney Symposium of Social Psychology series.
Contents Machine derived contents note: Preface -- Part I. Conscious and Unconscious Social Motivation: General Issue -- 1. Social motivation: introduction and overview Joseph P. Forges, Kipling D.Williams and Simon M. Laham -- 2. Multiple goals, optimal motivation, and the development of interest Judith M. Harackiewicz, Amanda M. Durik and Kenneth E. Barron -- 3. The machine in the ghost: a dual process model of defense against conscious and unconscious death-related thought Tom Pyszcymski, Jeff Greenberg and Sheldon Solomon -- 4. Habits and the structure of motivation in everyday life Wendy Wood and Jeffey M. Quinn -- 5. Motivation in social settings: studies of effort-related cardiovascular arousal Guido H. E. Gendolla and Rex A. Wright -- 6. Reflection and impulse as determinants of 'conscious' and 'unconscious' motivation Fritz Strack and Roland Deutsch -- 7. The role of motivation in the unconscious: how our motives control the activation of our thoughts and shape our actions Steven J. Spencer, Steven Fein, Erin J. Strahan and Mark P. Zanna -- Part II. Social Motivation: Cognitive and Affective Implications: 8. From evolved motives to everyday mentation: evolution, goals, and cognition Steven L. Neuberg, Douglas T. Kenrick, Jon K. Maner and Mark Schaller -- 9. Automatic goal inference and contagion -- on pursuing goals one perceives in other people's behavior Henk Aarts and Ran R. Hassin -- 10. The interaction between affect and motivation in social judgments and behavior Joseph P. Forgas and Simon M. Laham -- 11. Internal and external encoding style and social motivation Pawel Lewicki -- 12. Authenticity, social motivation, and psychological adjustment Michael H. Kernis and Brian M. Goldman -- 13. Motivation and construct accessibility -- Part III. Conscious and Unconscious Social Motivation: Some Consequences and Applications -- 14. Self-regulatory processes in interracial interactions: the role of internal and external motivation to respond without prejudice Patricia G. Devine, Amanda B. Brodish and Stephanie L. Vance -- 15. Exploring the discrepancy between implicit and explicit prejudice: a test of aversive racism theory Leanne S. Son Hing, Greg A. Chung-Yan, Robert Grunfeld, Lori K. Robichaud and Mark P. Zanna -- 16. Ostracism: when competing motivations collide Wayne A. Warburton and Kipling D. Williams -- 17. Attentional and regulatory mechanisms of momentary work motivation and performance Howard M. Weiss, Neil A. Ashkanasy and Daniel J. Beal -- 18. Social motivation and object relations: narcissism and interpersonal self-esteem regulation Frederick Rhodewalt -- 19. To know and not to know: consciousness, meta-consciousness, and motivation Jonathan W. Schooler and Charles A. Schreiber
Summary "This volume surveys the most recent theories and research on the psychological mechanisms involved in the planning and execution of motivated social behavior. The book is written in a readable yet scholarly style. The chapters take a highly comprehensive and integrative approach, and the book should be of interest to students, practitioners and researchers interested in the psychology of motivation, and should also be suitable as an advanced textbook in this field."--BOOK JACKET
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Benson bequest
Subject Motivation (Psychology)
Motivation (Psychology) -- Social aspects.
Social Behavior.
Genre/Form Congress.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Forgas, Joseph P.
Williams, Kipling D.
Laham, Simon M.
LC no. 2004043509
ISBN 0521832543