Motivational beliefs, values, and goals.

  title={Motivational beliefs, values, and goals.},
  author={Jacquelynne S. Eccles and Allan Wigfield},
  journal={Annual review of psychology},
This chapter reviews the recent research on motivation, beliefs, values, and goals, focusing on developmental and educational psychology. The authors divide the chapter into four major sections: theories focused on expectancies for success (self-efficacy theory and control theory), theories focused on task value (theories focused on intrinsic motivation, self-determination, flow, interest, and goals), theories that integrate expectancies and values (attribution theory, the expectancy-value… 

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