Mathematical Model of the Behavioral Stream Measurement

  • David Birch
Part of the Recent Research in Psychology book series (PSYCHOLOGY)


Motivation theory is coming of age and it carries the unmistakable stamp of Jack Atkinson. In this chapter I intend both to help the rest of you to document Atkinson’s influence on the psychology of motivation and to argue that motivation theory is coming of age.


Motivational Unit Tracking Performance Dual Task Ongoing Activity Dual Task Condition 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • David Birch
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  1. 1.University of IllinoisUSA

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