Book 2014

Human Motivation and Interpersonal Relationships

Theory, Research, and Applications

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ISBN: 978-94-017-8541-9 (Print) 978-94-017-8542-6 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-vi

  2. Introduction to the Study of Motivation in Relationships

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Chapter

      Pages 3-25

      On the Mutuality of Human Motivation and Relationships

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      Chapter

      Pages 27-51

      The Universality of Psychological Autonomy Across Cultures: Arguments from Developmental and Social Psychology

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      Chapter

      Pages 53-73

      Autonomy and Need Satisfaction in Close Relationships: Relationships Motivation Theory

  3. Mechanisms and Outcomes of Motivation: The ‘Dark Side’ and ‘Bright Side’ of Relationships

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 75-75

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      Chapter

      Pages 77-96

      Is Relatedness Enough? On the Importance of Need Support in Different Types of Social Experiences

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      Chapter

      Pages 97-119

      On the Flexibility of the Automatic Us-Them Divide

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      Chapter

      Pages 121-137

      The Self-Concept in Relationships

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      Chapter

      Pages 139-158

      Self-Determination and Regulation of Conflict in Romantic Relationships

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      Chapter

      Pages 159-190

      The Role of Autonomy in Intergroup Processes: Toward an Integration of Self-Determination Theory and Intergroup Approaches

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      Chapter

      Pages 191-212

      Autonomy Support as Acceptance for Disclosing and Developing a Healthy Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual or Transgendered Identity

  4. Applications of Motivation Research

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 213-213

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      Chapter

      Pages 215-237

      Parental Conditional Regard: Psychological Costs and Antecedents

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      Chapter

      Pages 239-262

      Relationships Within Physical Activity Settings

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      Chapter

      Pages 263-297

      The Importance of Need-Supportive Relationships for Motivation and Psychological Health at Work

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      Chapter

      Pages 299-315

      The Influence of the Social Environment on Health Behavior

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      Chapter

      Pages 317-333

      Motivation in the Client-Counselor Relationship

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      Chapter

      Pages 335-360

      Self-Determination and the Patient-Health Practitioner Relationship