ERIC Number: EJ556050
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
An Introduction to the Study of Staff Motivation in the Outdoor Education Industry (Taking the Issue of Wages As a Working Example).
Horizons, n3 p3-6 Aut 1997
Examines major theories in the study of motivation and their relevance to outdoor education staff. Explains the motivation construct and its components--drive, persistence, and effort. Discusses wages as a motivator in terms of employee expectations and perceptions of fairness, and the relative importance of extrinsic and intrinsic motivators for outdoor educators. Contains 24 references. (SV)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Incorporates the Journal of Adventure Education and Outdoor Leadership, v14 n3 Autumn 1997.