Mastery Motivation

Mastery Motivation

by Robert H. MacTurk, George A. Morgan


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781567502039
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 01/01/1995
Series: Advances in Applied Developmental Psychology Series
Pages: 380
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.81(d)

Table of Contents

Preface, Irving E. Sigel

Foreword, Frank A. Pedersen

Mastery Motivation: Overview, Definitions, and Conceptual Issues, George A. Morgan, Robert H. MacTurk, and Elizabeth J. Hrncir

The Assessment of Mastery Motivation in Infants and Young Children, Robert H. MacTurk, George A. Morgan, and Kay D. Jennings

Continuities and Discontinuities in Mastery Motivation During Infancy and Toddlerhood: A Conceptualization and Review, Karen Caplovitz Barrett and George A. Morgan

Mastery Motivation Within a General Organizational Model of Competence, Ronald Seifer and Brian E. Vaughn

Mothers and Others: The Role of the Socializing Environment in the Development of Mastery Motivation, Nancy A. Busch-Rossnagel, Diana E. Knauf-Jensen and Fabiana S. DesRosiers

The Domains of Infant Mastery Motivation, Theodore D. Wachs and Terri Tarr Combs

Contributions and Confounds From Biology and Genetics, Joan I. Vondra

The Motivational Characteristics of Infants and Children with Physical and Sensory Impairments, Kay D. Jennings and Robert H. MacTurk

The Impact of Mental Retardation on Motivated Behavior, Susan C. Hupp

The Effects of Prematurity and Other Perinatal Factors on Infants' Mastery Motivation, Robert J. Harmon and Nancy S. Murrow

Mastery Motivation: Implications for Intervention, Penny Hauser-Cram and Jack P. Shonkoff

On Definitions and Measures of Mastery Motivation, Robert B. McCall

Mastery Motivation: Past, Present and Future, David J. Messer

Toward a Multifaceted Conceptualization of Mastery Motivation: An Organized Summary of Research, George A. Morgan and Raymond K. Yang

Concluding Comments on Mastery Motivation: Origins,Conceptualizations and Applications, Karen Kaplovitz Barrett, Robert H. MacTurk, and George A. Morgan

Author Index

Subject Index

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