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Title Achievement and achievement motives : psychological and sociological approaches / edited by Janet T. Spence.

Imprint San Francisco : W.H. Freeman, c1983.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  370.153 Ac46    ---  Available
Description x, 381 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Series of books in psychology
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and index.
Contents Achievement-related motives and behaviors / J.T. Spence & R.L. Helmreich -- Expectancies, values, and academic behaviors / J. Eccles (Parsons) -- Achieving styles in men and women / J. Lipman-Blumen, A. Handley-Isaksen, & H.J. Leavitt -- Achievement and intellectual functioning of children in one-parent households / E.M. Hetherington, K.A. Camara, & D.L. Featherman -- Social mobility through marriage and career / N.E. Dunton & D.L. Featherman -- The academic performance of Afro-American children / A. W. Boykin.
Subject Personality and academic achievement.
Achievement motivation.
Added Author Spence, Janet Taylor.
ISBN 0716713969
0716713977 (pbk.)

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