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Handbook of Motivation at School free pdf "The Handbook on Motivation at School" provides the first comprehensive and integrated compilation of theory and research on children's motivation at school. It covers the major theoretical perspectives in the field as well as their application to instruction, learning and social adjustment at school. In addition to reviewing the extant literature on motivation, it also provides an overview of new directions and issues for the field.

About Kathryn Wentzel

Kathryn Wentzel (Ph.D Stanford University) is Professor of Human Development at the University of Maryland. Her research interests focus on parents, peers, and teachers as motivators of adolescent's classroom behavior and academic accomplishments. She is currently Co-Editor of the Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology, is past Vice-President of Division E of AERA, and a Fellow of the American Psychological Association, Division 15. Allan Wigfield (PhD University of Illinois) is Professor and Chair of the Department of Human Development and Distinguished Scholar-Teacher at the University of Maryland. His research focuses on how children's motivation develops across the school years in different areas, including reading. He currently edits the Teaching, Learning, and Human Development section of the American Educational Research Journal. He is a Fellow of Division 15 of APA, a Fellow of the Association for Psychological Science, and a Fellow of the American Educational Research Association.

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Author : Kathryn Wentzel
Publisher : Routledge Member of the Taylor and Francis Group
Data Published : 13 August 2009
ISBN : 0805862900
EAN : 9780805862904
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 690 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
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