Advances in Motivation Science - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128196342

Advances in Motivation Science, Volume 7

1st Edition

Editors: Andrew Elliot
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128196342
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 1st March 2020
Page Count: 308
Sales tax will be calculated at check-out Price includes VAT/GST

Institutional Subscription

Secure Checkout

Personal information is secured with SSL technology.

Free Shipping

Free global shipping
No minimum order.

Table of Contents

1. Metamotivation: Emerging Research on the Regulation of Motivational States
David Miele
2. Moving from Research on Message Framing to Principles of Message Matching: The Use of Gain- and Loss-Framed Messages to Promote Healthy Behavior
Alex Rothman
3. The Motivational Potency of Nostalgia: The Future is Called Yesterday
Constantine Sedikides
4. A Development-in-Sociocultural-Context Perspective on the Multiple Pathways to Youth’s Engagement in Learning
Ming-Te Wang
5. 35 Years of Research on Students’ Subjective Task Values and Motivation: A Look Back and a Look Forward
Allan Wigfield
6. Adaptive Self-Regulation, Subjective Well-Being, and Physical Health: The Importance of Goal Adjustment Capacities
Carsten Wrosch


Description

Advances in Motivation Science, Volume Seven, the latest release in Elsevier's serial on the topic of motivation science, contains interesting articles that cover topics such as Moving from Research on Message Framing to Principles of Message Matching: The Use of Gain- and Loss-Framed Messages to Promote Healthy Behavior, 35 Years of Research on Students’ Subjective Task Values and Motivation: A Look Back and a Look Forward, The Motivational Potency of Nostalgia: The Future is Called Yesterday, Adaptive Self-Regulation, Subjective Well-Being, and Physical Health: The Importance of Goal Adjustment Capacities, and much more.

Key Features

  • Presents new research in the field of motivation science and research
  • Provides a timely overview of important research programs conducted by the most respected scholars in psychology
  • Gives special attention to directions for future research

Readership

The target readership includes researchers, instructors, and students (graduate and advanced undergraduate) in the myriad disciplines in which motivational issues are relevant. The Advances series will be of interest to those with theoretical and applied interests alike


Details

No. of pages:
308
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2020
Published:
1st March 2020
Imprint:
Academic Press
Hardcover ISBN:
9780128196342

Ratings and Reviews


About the Editors

Andrew Elliot

Andrew Elliot Editor

Andrew J. Elliot is Professor of Psychology at the University of Rochester. He received his Ph. D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1994. His research areas include achievement motivation, approach-avoidance motivation, the development of motivation and self-regulation, and subtle cue and context effects on psychological functioning. He has been (or currently is) an Associate Editor at Emotion, Journal of Personality, Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, Psychological Science, and Social and Personality Psychology Compass, and has edited two handbooks: Handbook of competence and motivation (with Carol Dweck) and Handbook of approach and avoidance motivation. He has over 170 scholarly publications, has received research grants from public and private agencies, and has been awarded multiple awards for his research contributions.

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Psychology, University of Rochester, NY, USA