ERIC Number: EJ627373
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Individual Differences in Trait Motivation: Development of the Motivational Trait Questionnaire.
Heggestad, Eric D.; Kanfer, Ruth
International Journal of Educational Research, v33 n7-8 p751-76 2000
Developed a measure of motivational traits, the Motivational Trait Questionnaire (MTQ), around 5 motivational traits and evaluated the developed the MTQ through 2 studies involving 166 and 119 undergraduate students. Results provide evidence of the construct validity of the MTQ and support the multidimensional structure of motivational traits proposed by R. Kanfer and E. Heggestad. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Note: Theme issue titled "Conceptions of Volition: Theoretical Investigations and Studies of Practice." Research supported in part by grants F49620-98 from the U.S. Air Force Office of Scientific Research and NSF/SBE-9223357 from the National Science Foundation.