Series: Advances in Motivation Science

Elsevier is proud to launch our new serial, Advances in Motivation Science. Motivation research continues to be integral to the scientific study of psychology. Advances in Motivation Science provides an overview of key research programs conducted by highly respected scholars working in this area. As such, it is the essential resource for literature reviews of influential work being conducted in the field. Contributions are from internationally recognized experts focusing on cutting edge theoretical and empirical contributions, with special attention on directions for future research.

About the Editors: Andrew Elliot, University of Rochester, USA.

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Book Series: Advances in Motivation Science

Most recent volume


Volume 8. Advances in Motivation Science

Published: 3rd June 2021 Editor: Andrew Elliot
Advances in Motivation Science, Volume Eight, the latest release in Elsevier's serial on the topic of motivation science, contains interesting articles that cover topics such as The functional architecture of human motivation: Personality systems interactions theory, Teacher motivational messages used prior to examinations: What are they, how are they evaluated, and what are their educational outcomes?, Understanding peer relationships during childhood and adolescence through the lens of social motivation, Self-efficacy and human motivation, The creation and curation of all things worthy: Inspiration as vital force in persons and cultures, and Motivational decision-making in achievement settings: A competence-in-context approach.

Additional volumes


Volume 7. Advances in Motivation Science

Published: 13th February 2020 Editor: Andrew Elliot

Volume 6. Advances in Motivation Science

Published: 25th February 2019 Editor: Andrew Elliot

Volume 5. Advances in Motivation Science

Published: 16th May 2018 Serial Editor: Andrew Elliot

Volume 4. Advances in Motivation Science

Published: 18th May 2017 Serial Editor: Andrew Elliot

Volume 3. Advances in Motivation Science

Published: 29th March 2016 Serial Editor: Andrew Elliot

Volume 2. Advances in Motivation Science

Published: 17th August 2015 Serial Editor: Andrew Elliot

Volume 1. Advances in Motivation Science

Published: 31st October 2014 Author: Andrew Elliot