• Self-help & personal development
      November 2016

      The Happiness Perspective

      by Diane Wing

    • Health & Personal Development
      July 2018

      Read me first

      Before you write the next chapter in the story of you

      by Lisa Stephenson

      Have you ever heard someone say, ‘If only life came with a set of instructions’? Success coach Lisa Stephenson has – hundreds of times. Almost every client utters this at some point in some form. Read Me First is the book she

    • Business, Economics & Law
      February 2019

      The Languages of Leadership

      How to use your words, actions and behaviours to influence your team, peers and boss

      by Wendy Born

      Many of us have issues trying to lead disparate teams with multiple personalities, colleagues with conflicting agendas and bosses with minds of their own. The questions we often ask ourselves are: How do I manage my team

    • Humanities & Social Sciences
      November 2016

      Leading Me

      Eight Practices for a Christian Leader's Most Important Assignment

      by Dr Steve Brown

      You are your most important and most difficult leadership assignment. Leading Me will help you get traction on living a Christ-centered, holistic, sustainable and fruitful life of impact. Grounded in biblical truth, utilizing the latest research and draw

    • June 2006

      Motivation and Experience in Foreign Language Learning

      by Yoshiyuki Nakata

      Until now, there has been relatively little research on the links between motivation and learning experiences within the domain of language learning. This volume attempts to fill that gap. It explores the developmental processes of intrinsic motivation an

    • May 2013

      Fremdsprachen in der Perspektive lebenslangen Lernens

      Unter Mitarbeit von Claudia-Elfriede Oechel-Metzner

      by Annette Berndt

      Der Sammelband Fremdsprachen in der Perspektive lebenslangen Lernens bietet einen breit gefächerten Einblick in die Thematik der neuen Reihe Fremdsprachen lebenslang lernen. Es werden Themen wie die Faktoren Alter und Motivation, Hypothesen Sensibler

    • Business, Economics & Law
      March 2018

      Women Who Launch

      The Women Who Shattered Glass Ceilings

      by Marlene Wagman-Geller

      Empowering stories of game-changing womenDorothy Parker observed, “It’s a man’s world;” the lady entrepreneurs and game-changers profiled in Women Who Launch would beg to differ. Unlike the matrons of the 1950s-the women who lunched-these kick-ass females

    • Education

      Motivation and Practice for the Classroom

      by Towndrow, P. A.

      Motivation and Practice for the Classroom is a book for everyone concerned with the study of motivation in education. Although there have been a number of notable contributions to the literature attempting to explain how students could excel in learning i

    • Education

      Teacher Career Motivation and Professional Development in Special and Inclusive Education in China

      by Feng, Y.

      Using autobiographical accounts acquired from her extensive career in education, the author has explored the multi-faceted influences on teacher career motivation and professional development in special and inclusive education in China. The social realit

    • Teachers' classroom resources & material

      Motivation Toolkit

      by Rosemary Martin

    • July 2013

      GMC: Goal, Motivation, and Conflict

      by Debra Dixon

      "This book belongs on every fiction writer's bookshelf. Anyone who has ever had a story to tell and is dying to get it down on paper will find guidance and inspiration in GMC. The presentation is clear, immediate, and relevant to all writers--from novi

    • Self-help & personal development
      May 2016

      Motivation for Coaches and Personal trainers

      Engaging and retaining people in positive behavioural change

      by Dr Roy Sugarman

      Dr Roy sugarman presents the second edition of his highly acclaimed work on motivation and the coaching of emotion. Dr Sugarman sets out clear strategies based in behavioral science, for trainers to forge warmer and more effective relationships with th

    • Assertiveness, motivation & self-esteem
      September 2013

      Self Motivation

      Using Insights of Motivation Research Practically

      by Jens-Uwe Martens / Julius Kuhl

      This book answers all important questions of modern motivational psychology: How can we achieve what we are aiming at? How does self motivation work and how can it be learned? Seven ways to develop intelligent means of handling the challenges of every day

    • Psychology
      December 2011


      by Falko Rheinberg

      Why a person acts in a certain way and not differently, what leads to the action and which goals are pursued with what insistency - these are the questions of motivational psychology. Beginning with everyday phenomena and self experiences the book intr

    • Management: leadership & motivation
      April 2010

      Motivation und Führung von Mitarbeitern: Personalführung in Zeiten des Wertewandels

      by Olliges, Wilhelm

      At the beginning of 2009, the Gallup/Institute published a study on employee motivation in German companies. The survey came to the conclusion that about 90% of employees surveyed had no real feeling of obligation towards their employers. Only 13% of empl

    • Schools
      November 2003

      Engaging Schools

      Fostering High School Students' Motivation to Learn

      by Committee on Increasing High School Students' Engagement and Motivation to Learn; Board on Children, Youth and Families; Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education; National Research Council

      When it comes to motivating people to learn, disadvantaged urban adolescents are usually perceived as a hard sell. Yet, in a recent MetLife survey, 89 percent of the low-income students claimed “I really want to learn&ac

    • December 2009

      Moral und Motivation im Werk Heinrich von Kleists

      by David Deissner

      The study demonstrates how Heinrich von Kleist’s work can be understood as a literary translation of an engagement with the problems of moral philosophy from the Enlightenment. Received wisdom has it that with his life’s crisis in 1801 Kleist turned his b

    • February 2013

      Narrative 'Motivation von unten'

      Zur Versionenkonstitution von 'Virginal' und 'Laurin'

      by Björn Michael Harms

      The so-called ‘adventurous Dietrich’ epics have survived in a number of very different versions. This monograph examines the stories Virginal and Laurin and develops a method that makes it possible to understand the differences between the versions indepe

    • February 2010

      Causality and Motivation

      by Roberto Poli

      The belief is widely held that the physical world is causally-driven. The world is one because a tangled web of causally-driven processes keeps it together. However, both the psychological and the social worlds cannot be articulated in causal terms only.

    • November 2004

      Studies in Linguistic Motivation

      by Günter Radden, Klaus-Uwe Panther

      How much of language is motivated? Recently, cognitive and functional linguists have proposed new solutions to this intriguing question. The thirteen articles collected in this volume cover various aspects of motivation in grammar and in the lexicon. The

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