ERIC Number: EJ406359
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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Work Motivation: Theory and Practice.
Katzell, Raymond A.; Thompson, Donna E.
American Psychologist, v45 n2 p144-53 Feb 1990
Presents theories of motivation classified as those dealing either with exogenous causes or with endogenous processes. The following strategies for improving work motivation are discussed: (1) personal motives; (2) incentives and rewards; (3) reinforcement; (4) goal-setting techniques; (5) personal and material resources; (6) social and group factors; and (7) sociotechnical systems. (JS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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