MOTIVATION EXAM 1 STUDYGUIDE
MOTIVATION EXAM 1 STUDYGUIDE Psych 202
Popular in Proseminar in Motivation
verified elite notetaker
Popular in Psychology
verified elite notetaker
This 7 page Study Guide was uploaded by Carly Hoffmann on Saturday September 24, 2016. The Study Guide belongs to Psych 202 at Ithaca College taught by Mary Turner DePalma in Fall 2016. Since its upload, it has received 12 views. For similar materials see Proseminar in Motivation in Psychology at Ithaca College.
Reviews for MOTIVATION EXAM 1 STUDYGUIDE
Report this Material
What is Karma?
Karma is the currency of StudySoup.
You can buy or earn more Karma at anytime and redeem it for class notes, study guides, flashcards, and more!
Date Created: 09/24/16
What is our definition of motivation? What is the Decker’s definition of motivation? What is the common underlying assumption of all 102 definitions of motivation? What are the 4 parts to Aristotles theory of motivation? Explain each of them. Define hedonism: What was socrates’ role in hedoism? What about Democritus? Hobbes? John Locke? How does one measure motivation? What is the importance of the convergence of evidence? Explain Jermemy Bentham’s cognitive motivation, affective forecasting, and principle of utility. What was Freud’s role in motivation? What are his 3 groups of instincts? What is Throndikes’s law of effect? How has it been modernized? Explain Charles Darwin and population thinking. What is an instinct? What are the 4 parts to motivational instincts involving the unconscious? Explain drive concept. What is the difference between primary and secondary needs? Give examples of each. What are the 5 main existential concerns? What is incentive drive theory? What are the 4 purposes of motivation? What are 4 methods of study concerning the measurement of motivation? Define the case study. What is a correlational study? What is a selfreport survey? An experimental study? Explain the nature vs. nurture debate. Explain William James’ instinct theory. What is drive theory? What is freud’s role in it? What is hullian drive theory? What are the 3 criteria for recognizing something as a drive? What are the advantages and disadvantages to drive theory? What are the 2 basic assumptions of arousal theory? What is the Yerkes Dodson law? What is opponent process theory? What is the Knute Rockne hypothesis? What does “zones of optimal functioning” mean? What is the catastrophe model? What is reversal theory? How does one determine arousal? What is cue utilization theory? What is the evidence for physiological substrates for arousal? What is reticular formation? What is homeostasis?
Are you sure you want to buy this material for
You're already Subscribed!
Looks like you've already subscribed to StudySoup, you won't need to purchase another subscription to get this material. To access this material simply click 'View Full Document'