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Psychology of Self-Regulation [electronic resource] : Cognitive, Affective, and Motivational Processes.

By: Contributor(s): Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781848728424Publication details: Hoboken : Taylor & Francis, 2009.ISBN:
  • 9781136874314
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Psychology of Self-Regulation : Cognitive, Affective, and Motivational ProcessesDDC classification:
  • 155.2/5
LOC classification:
  • BF632.P78 2009
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Contents:
Cover???????????????????????????????; Psychology Of self-regulation; Copyright???????????????????????????????????????????; Contents????????????????????????????????????????; Preface?????????????????????????????????????; Contributors????????????????????????????????????????????????????; 1. The Psychology Of Self-regulation: An Introductory Review????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????; Section I: Motivational Processesin Self-Regulation
2. Self-regulation As A Limited Resource: Strength Model Of Control And Depletion???????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????
3. What's Interest Got To Do With It?: Potential Trade-offs In The Self-regulation Of Motivation????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????
4. Unscrambling Self-regulatory Behavior Determination: The Interplay Of Impulse Strength, Reflective Processes, And Control Resources???????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????...
5. On Self-protection And Self-enhancement Regulation: The Role Of Self-improvement And Social Norms????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????
6. "fit" In Sports: Self-regulation And Athletic Performances???????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????
Summary: The ability to regulate and control our behaviors is a key accomplishment of the human species, yet the psychological mechanisms involved in self-regulation remain incompletely understood. This book presents contributions from leading international researchers who survey the most recent developments in this fascinating area. The chapters shed new light on the subtle and often subconscious ways that the people seek to regulate their thoughts, feelings and behaviors in everyday social life. The contributions seek answers to such intriguing questions as: How can we improve our ability to control
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Cover???????????????????????????????; Psychology Of self-regulation; Copyright???????????????????????????????????????????; Contents????????????????????????????????????????; Preface?????????????????????????????????????; Contributors????????????????????????????????????????????????????; 1. The Psychology Of Self-regulation: An Introductory Review????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????; Section I: Motivational Processesin Self-Regulation

2. Self-regulation As A Limited Resource: Strength Model Of Control And Depletion???????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????

3. What's Interest Got To Do With It?: Potential Trade-offs In The Self-regulation Of Motivation????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????

4. Unscrambling Self-regulatory Behavior Determination: The Interplay Of Impulse Strength, Reflective Processes, And Control Resources???????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????...

5. On Self-protection And Self-enhancement Regulation: The Role Of Self-improvement And Social Norms????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????

6. "fit" In Sports: Self-regulation And Athletic Performances???????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????

The ability to regulate and control our behaviors is a key accomplishment of the human species, yet the psychological mechanisms involved in self-regulation remain incompletely understood. This book presents contributions from leading international researchers who survey the most recent developments in this fascinating area. The chapters shed new light on the subtle and often subconscious ways that the people seek to regulate their thoughts, feelings and behaviors in everyday social life. The contributions seek answers to such intriguing questions as: How can we improve our ability to control