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Forthcoming Motivation Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Psychology for Sustainability

    4th Edition

    By Britain A. Scott, Elise L. Amel, Susan M. Koger, Christie M. Manning

    Psychology for Sustainability, 4th Edition -- known as Psychology of Environmental Problems: Psychology for Sustainability in its previous edition -- applies psychological theory and research to so-called "environmental" problems, which actually result from human behavior that degrades...

    To Be Published July 30th 2015 by Psychology Press

  2. Motivation

    By Phil Evans

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    The question of motivation in psychology is the fundamental problem of why organisms behave. In this book, originally published in 1975, various theoretical approaches – based on biological needs or on the way we perceive ourselves and our environment – are described and discussed, together with...

    To Be Published August 10th 2015 by Psychology Press

  3. Loneliness Updated

    Recent research on loneliness and how it affects our lives

    Edited by Ami Rokach

    "To be alone is to be different. To be different is to be alone, and to be in the interior of this fatal circle is to be lonely. To be lonely is to have failed" (Susan Schultz, 1976) Loneliness carries a significant social stigma, as lack of friendship and social ties is socially undesirable, and...

    To Be Published August 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Hidden Costs of Reward

    New Perspectives on the Psychology of Human Motivation

    Edited by Mark R. Lepper, David Greene

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1978, this volume provided a broad survey of the latest research and theory, at the time, concerning the potential detrimental effects of inappropriate uses of tangible rewards to modify behaviour. Overall, this research questions the dominant paradigm within which...

    To Be Published September 10th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Experimental Psychology Its Scope and Method: Volume V

    Motivation, Emotion and Personality

    By Joseph Nuttin, Paul Fraisse, Richard Meili

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    First published in English in 1968, Joseph Nuttin contributes the first chapter, on Motivation. He discusses various aspects of the motivational process. Such as incentives, conflict, social motivation, and negative motivation, and describes the mechanism of the process. The second chapter, by Paul...

    To Be Published December 9th 2015 by Psychology Press

  6. Motivation and Cognitive Control

    Edited by Todd S. Braver

    Series: Frontiers of Cognitive Psychology

    Individuals do not always perform to their full capability on cognitive tasks. When this occurs, the usual explanation is that the individual was not properly motivated. But this begs the important question: How and why does motivation interact with and influence cognitive processing and the...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Psychology Press

  7. The Science of Learning

    2nd Edition

    By Joseph J. Pear

    Growing at an ever-increasing pace for over a century, the solid body of concepts and facts that constitute the science of learning demand a comprehensive, systematic introduction. Completely up-to-date and written in a direct, easy-to-read style that is suitable for undergraduates, The Science of...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Psychology Press

  8. Brand Meaning

    Meaning, Myth and Mystique in Today’s Brands, 2nd Edition

    By Mark Batey

    This second edition of Brand Meaning lays out new territory for the understanding of how brands both acquire and provide meaning. The author draws on his experience with leading international companies to propose a compelling framework for the conscious and unconscious ways in which people connect...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Psychology Press

  9. Motivated Cognition in Relationships

    By Sandra L. Murray, John G. Holmes

    Series: Essays in Social Psychology

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by Psychology Press

  10. Conceptual Metaphor in Social Psychology

    The Poetics of Everyday Life

    By Mark J. Landau

    Series: Essays in Social Psychology

    To Be Published June 1st 2016 by Psychology Press