NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
Publication Date
In 20240
Since 20230
Since 2020 (last 5 years)0
Since 2015 (last 10 years)0
Since 2005 (last 20 years)1
Educational Psychologist1
Education Level
Laws, Policies, & Programs
Assessments and Surveys
Thematic Apperception Test1
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing one result Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
Direct linkDirect link
Weiner, Bernard – Educational Psychologist, 2010
The history of ideas guiding the development of an attribution-based theory of motivation is presented. These influences include the search for a "grand" theory of motivation (from drive and expectancy/value theory), an attempt to represent how the past may influence the present and the future (as Thorndike accomplished), and the…
Descriptors: Motivation, Attribution Theory, Incentives, Achievement Need