ERIC Number: EJ226062
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Dec
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The Effects of Extrinsic Rewards of Differential Value on High and Low Intrinsic Interest.
McLoyd, Vonnie C.
Child Development, v50 n4 p1010-19 Dec 1979
Examined the effects of a high-value v low-value reward on intrinsic interest in reading a high-interest v low-interest storybook for 54 second- and third-grade children. Both reward value and storybook interest were inferred on the basis of individual choices made by each child. (JMB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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