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Title Motivational analyses of social behavior : building on Jack Brehm's contributions to psychology / edited by Rex A. Wright, Jeff Greenberg, Sharon S. Brehm.
Imprint Mahwah, N.J. ; London : Lawrence Erlbaum, 2004.

Subject Social psychology.
Motivation (Psychology)
Alt Name Wright, Rex A.
Greenberg, Jeff.
Brehm, Sharon S.
Description 1 online resource (xi, 277 pages)
Contents About Jack -- Biographical Sketch and Personal Perspectives / Rex A. Wright, Jeff Greenberg, and Sharon S. Brehm -- Early Friendship Lasting / Peter Schubach -- Influences -- Dissonance Theory: History and Progress / Joel Cooper -- From Cognitive Dissonance to the Motivational Functions of Emotions / Eddie Harmon-Jones -- Self-Awareness, Self-Motives, and Self-Motivation / Paul J. Silvia and Thomas Shelley Duval -- Willful Determinism: Exploring the Possibilities of Freedom / Sheldon Solomon, Tom Pyszczynski, and Jeff Greenberg -- The Role of Distance in Valuing Another Person / Robert A. Wicklund -- The Diamond in the Stone: Exploring the Place of Free Behavior in Studies of Human Rights and Culture / Stephen Worchel -- Responses to Scarcity: A Commodity Theory Perspective on Reactance and Rumination / Timothy C. Brock and Philip J. Mazzocco -- Risk and Reactance: Applying Social-Psychological Theory to the Study of Health Behavior / Frederick X. Gibbons, Meg Gerrard, and Elizabeth A. Pomery -- From State to Trait and Back Again: Reactance Theory Goes Clinical / Varda Shoham, Sarah E. Trost, and Michael J. Rohrbaugh -- Ability Perception Determinants of Effort-Related Cardiovascular Response: Mood, Optimism, and Performance Resources / Rex A. Wright and Jason Franklin -- The Intensity of Motivation When the Self Is Involved: An Application of Brehm's Theory of Motivation to Effort-Related Cardiovascular Response / Guido H.E. Gendolla -- The Self-Regulation of Goal Pursuit / Gabriele Oettingen, Caterina Bulgarella, Marlone Henderson, and Peter M. Gollwitzer -- Reflections -- Observations From Mount Oread / Jack W. Brehm.
Summary In honour of Jack Brehm's contributions to contemporary psychology, this volume revolves around the focus of most of his work - motivation and emotion in social context. It demonstrates Brehm's enormous influence on the field by highlighting how others have taken his ideas and expanded upon them.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 141061008X (electronic bk.)
9781410610089 (electronic bk.)
9780805842661
0805842667
0805842667
OCLC # 55086388
Additional Format Print version: Motivational analyses of social behavior. Mahwah, N.J. ; London : Lawrence Erlbaum, 2004 0805842667 (OCoLC)52357406