Item #12242 Social Motivation: Conscious and Unconscious Processes. Joseph P. Forgas, Kipling D. Williams, Simon M. Laham.

Social Motivation: Conscious and Unconscious Processes

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005.

Hardcover. 9 1/4" X 6 1/4". xx, 386pp. Very mild shelf wear to covers, corners, and edges of unclipped dust jacket. Bound in black paper over boards with spine lettered in gilt. Pages are clean and unmarked. Binding is sound.

This book presents ground-breaking research by leading international researchers on the nature, functions and characteristics of social motivation. Its contributors focus on a variety of issues, such as the functions of intrinsic and extrinsic motivation, and the subtle roles that habits and goals play in producing and maintaining motivated social behaviors. Recent discoveries in the psychology of motivation relevant to everyday social behaviors and clinical, organizational, educational and counseling practices receive particular attention.(Publisher)

-Most comprehensive and up-to-date book currently available to offer an integrative treatment of social motivational phenomena
-The contributors are all leading researchers who have made a major contribution to the field
-The chapters represent a highly integrated approach, and present new and previously unpublished work. Very good / very good. Item #12242
ISBN: 0521832543

Price: $50.00