The links between self-determined motivations and behavioral automaticity in a variety of real-life behaviors

@article{Radel2017TheLB,
  title={The links between self-determined motivations and behavioral automaticity in a variety of real-life behaviors},
  author={R{\'e}mi Radel and Luc G. Pelletier and Dusan Pjevac and Boris Cheval},
  journal={Motivation and Emotion},
  year={2017},
  volume={41},
  pages={443-454}
}
The different motivations postulated by the Self-Determination Theory have proved to be meaningful to predict the level of engagement in a wide variety of life domains. The present research examines the relation between the different forms of self-determined motivation and behavioral automaticity of 12 behaviors associated with different life domains. Following 1743 measurements of self-determination (using a short version of the situational motivational scale, SIMS8), behavioral automaticity… CONTINUE READING