A theory of achievement motivation. Edited by John W. Atkinson [and] Norman T. Feather. [Other contributors: Nathan Brody, et al.].

; Brody, Nathan ; Feather, Norman T
New York, Wiley [c1966] .

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Other Authors Brody, Nathan.
Feather, Norman T.
Subjects Achievement motivation.
Motivation (Psychology)
ReĢalisation de soi.
Description x, 392 p.
Notes Bibliography: p. 371-381.
Contents introduction and overview / John W. Atkinson, Norman T. Feather -- Motivational determinants of risk-taking behavior / John W. Atkinson -- Subjective probability and decision under uncertainty / Norman T. Feather -- The Study of Persistence / Norman T. Feather -- Achievement motive and test anxiety conceived as motive to approach success and motive to avoid failure / John W. Atkinson and George H. Litwin -- Motivational correlates of probability preferences / Lawrence W. Littig -- Achievement motivation, expectancy of success, and risk-taking behavior / George H. Litwin -- The relationship of persistence at a task to expectation of success and achievement-related motives / Norman T. Feather -- Persistence at a difficult task with alternative task of intermediate difficulty / Norman T. Feather -- Effects of success and failure on level of aspiration as related to achievement motives / Robert W. Moulton -- Notes concerning the generality of the theory of achievement motivation / John W. Atkinson -- Fear of failure and unrealistic vocational aspiration / Charles H. Mahone -- The achievement motive and differential occupational mobility in the United States / Harry J. Crockett, Jr. -- The achievement motive and economic behavior / james N. Morgan -- Motivational implications of ability grouping in schools / Patricia O'Connor, John W. Atkinson, and Matina Horner -- Achievement motive, test anxiety, and subjective probability of success in risk-taking behavior / Nathan Brody -- The relationship of expectation of success to n achievement and test anxiety / Norman T. Feather -- The influence of testing conditions on need for achievement scores and their relationship to performance scores / Charles P. Smith -- Neglected factors in studies of achievement-oriented performance: social approval as an incentive and performance decrement / John W. Atkinson, Patricia O'Connor -- Review and appraisal / John W. Atkinson, Norman T. Feather.
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