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ERIC Number: EJ307224
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Goal Structures and Motivation.
Ames, Carole; Ames, Russell
Elementary School Journal, v85 n1 p39-52 Sep 1984
Examines motivational processes within different goal/reward structures, i.e., competitive, cooperative, and individualistic. Reviews the results of several studies of teacher and student perceptions of personal ability and success and failure. Discusses educational implications of the authors' conclusion that alternative goal structures lead to different types of motivation. (CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Audience: Researchers; Practitioners
Language: English
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