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Motivation and emotion (2010)

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Table of contents

Front matterEdit

IntroductionEdit

MotivationEdit

  1. Biological motives (needs)
    1. Hunger motivation - JWSchmidt
    2. Sexual motivation - Dos
      1. Adultery - S.emp
      2. Alcohol consumption and sexual motivation - Ra.shell
      3. Gender differences in sexual motivation - Jasmine13
      4. Mate-seeking behaviour - Klammer
      5. Promiscuity motivation - Lmckenz
      6. Sex offenders - Emmarie
  2. Mini-theories
    1. Arousal - E.herbert
    2. Flow theory - KmpH
    3. Learned helplessness - Jack Straw
  3. Motivation and behaviour
    1. Dieting - Christie88
    2. Exercise motivation - Haddo
    3. Gambling - Matt.long
    4. Overeating motivation - Madeline
    5. Procrastination - Sallybradford
    6. Risk-taking - AlEdwardson
    7. Social inhibition - Harro242
    8. Violence - Spartan117
  4. Motivation and cognition
    1. Goal setting - MissadventureX
    2. Positive thinking - Rachelle21
  5. Motivation and culture
    1. Motivation and indigenous Australians - Mish795
  6. Motivation and education
    1. Motivation and education - User:U3005872
    2. Student motivation theories - U118827
  7. Motivation and psychological disorders
    1. Anxiety - Hamish24
    2. Antisocial personality disorder - AriWright
    3. Dementia and motivation - Skye.marie
    4. Depression and motivation - Megan O'Connell
    5. Narcissism - Aszokalski
    6. Narcissism - A Hock
    7. Paraphilias - CEB
  8. Neurobiology of motivation
    1. Motivational toxicity - Mylie
  9. Motivation and self
    1. Self-concept - Boubles
    2. Self-discipline - Mike.j
    3. Self-sabotage motivation - Bails
  10. Personality and motivation - George902
  11. Types of motivation
    1. Achievement motivation - Gabrielleblair
      1. Aggression in the workplace - Salbo
    2. Self-actualisation - Dan.th.man
    3. Spiritual - Dchimself
  12. Unconscious motivation - Katrina3027900

EmotionEdit

Motivation & emotionEdit

SummaryEdit

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit