Motivation and emotion: a survey of the determinants of human and animal activity.

New York, Wiley [1961] .

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Subjects Emoties.
Motivation (Psychologie)
Motivation (Psychology)
Motivation (psychologie)
Psychologie comparée.
Psychology, Comparative.
Description 648 pages illustrations 24 cm
Copyright Date [1961]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents 1. Orientation -- Causation and the Search for Determinants -- Views Concerning the Nature of Motivation -- Points of View and Psychological Relativity -- 2. Forms and Determinants of Activity -- Specific and General Activities -- Behavioral Trends -- Goal Direction -- Intrinsic Motivations -- 3. Instinctive Behavior and Drive -- Instinctive Behavior -- Sexual Motivation in Animals -- Nature of the Drive -- 4. Homeostasis, Need, and Behavior -- Homeostasis -- Critique of the Concept of Organic Need -- The Control of Behavior by Deprivation and Satiation -- Evaluation of the Homeostatic Doctrine -- 5. Affective Arousal and Activation -- Historical Background of Hedonism in American Psychology -- The Construct of Affective Processes -- Palatability, Appetite, and Food Preferences -- Motivation and the Affective Processes -- Psychophysiology of Activation and Affective Processes -- Objective Principles of Experimental Hedonism -- 6. Incentive Motivation -- Experiments upon Positive Incentives -- Experiments upon Negative Incentives -- The Nature of Reinforcement and Extinction -- 7. Direction and Regulation -- Purposive Behavior -- Regulation and Direction by Set -- Tension and Effort -- The Feedback Principle in the Regulation of Behavior -- Environmental Regulation -- 8. Cognition and Motivation -- Perception and Motivation -- The Directive-State Theory of Perception -- Affective and Evaluative Determinants of Action -- Cognitive Organization and Motivation -- Cathexis and Cognition -- 9. Nature and Bodily Mechanisms of Emotion -- How Emotions Are Recognized, Distinguished, and Named -- The Definition of Emotion -- Emotion and the Autonomic Nervous System -- Objective Manifestations of Emotion -- Patterns of Response in Emotional Behavior -- Emotion and the Central Nervous System -- 10. Development of Motives and Emotions -- Motivation and Learning -- The Physicochemical Regulation of Growth and Behavior -- Effects of Early Experience upon Adult Behavior -- Emotional Development -- Emotional Maturity and Control -- The Role of Feeling and Emotion in Development -- 11. Social and Personal Determinants -- Cultural Determinants of Behavior -- Individual and Group Dynamics -- Social Motives and Incentives -- Motivation as a Personality Variable -- Orientation and Attitude -- The Dynamic Self-system -- 12. Dynamics of Emotional Behavior -- Frustration and Motivation -- Conflict and Emotion -- Stress and Neurosis -- Emotion and Health -- Freudian Dynamics -- The Dynamics of Adjustment.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)192499
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WorldCat Identities Young, Paul Thomas, 1892-
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