ERIC Number: EJ525451
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
The Debate about Rewards and Intrinsic Motivation: Protests and Accusations Do Not Alter the Results.
Cameron, Judy; Pierce, W. David
Review of Educational Research, v66 n1 p39-51 Spr 1996
The results of a meta-analysis that found that rewards do not threaten intrinsic motivation have not been well accepted by those who argue rewards produce negative effects under a wide range of conditions. Nevertheless, the results and conclusions of the meta-analysis are held to be valid. (SLD)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Extrinsic Motivators
Note: Responds to comments on "Reinforcement, Reward, and Intrinsic Motivation: A Meta-Analysis" by J. Cameron and W. D. Pierce, "Review of Educational Research," v64 p474-482 1994.