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Title:Motivation (Intrinsic, Extrinsic)
Publish Date:2016
Book:The SAGE Encyclopedia of Lifespan Human Development
Publisher:Sage Publications
Citation: Gottfried, A. E. (in press) Motivation (Intrinsic, Extrinsic). In M. Bornstein, Ed.The SAGE Encyclopedia of Lifespan Human Development. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Publications                                                                                                            
Abstract:This chapter presents an overview of intrinsic vs. extrinsic motivation, developmental trends of such motivation across childhood through adulthood, and relationships to academic success.  The role of environment is presented with implications for practice.
Keyphrases:academic intrinsic motivation, achievement, educational attainment, developmental motivational decline, academic motivation, lifespan development, Children's Academic Intrinsic Motivation Inventory