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ERIC Number: EJ648848
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-0175
The Motivational Function of Regulatory Focus in Creativity.
Lam, Tom Wing-Hong; Chiu, Chi-Yue
Journal of Creative Behavior, v36 n2 p138-50 2nd Qtr 2002
A study involving 35 Hong Kong undergraduates tested the Regulatory Focus Theory, which maintains that people may focus on achieving positive outcomes (have a promotion focus) or on avoiding negative ones (have a prevention focus). Results indicate the prevention focus group is more likely to join a competition. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Hong Kong