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Further Reading

The following is a short reading list the Centre has put together on the topic of motivation.

Apter, Michael J. 
Motivational Styles in Everyday Life: A Guide to Reversal Theory, 2001.

Bandura, A. 
Self-Efficacy The Exercise of Control, 1997.

Brophy, J.
Motivating Students to Learn, 2004.

Buss, D.M. 
Evolutionary Psychology: The New Science of the Mind, 2004.

Covington, M.V.
The Will to Learn: A Guide for Motivating Young People, 1998.

Csikszentmihalyi, M.  
Flow:The Psychology of Optimal Experience, 1990.

Deci, E. and Ryan, R 
Handbook of Self Determination Research, 2002.

Dweck, C.S. 
Self-Theories  Their role in Motivation, Personality and Development, 2000. 

Kernis, M.H.  (Ed)
Efficacy, Agency and Self Esteem, 1995. 

McClelland, D
Human Motivation, 1985.

McLean, Alan
The Motivated School, 2003.

Reuven Bar-On and James D.A. Parker (Eds)
Handbook of Emotional Intelligence, 2000.
Stipek, D. 
Motivation to learn: Integrating theory and practice 2002.

Sandstone, C. and Harackiewicz, J.M  
Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivation: The Search for Optimal Motivation and Performance, 2000.

Seligman, M. E.
Learned Optimism: How to Change Your Mind and Your Life,  1990.

Thompson, T. 
Underachieving to Protect Self-worth  Theory, Research and Interventions, 1999. 
Watson D., David, James P., and Suls, Jerry 
Personality, Affecting, and Coping in Snyder, C.R., (Ed.) Coping: The Psychology of What Works, 1999.

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