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Unformatted text preview: taking naps after or even during classes. This behavior might be recognized as "normal" by many college students. However, many college-aged people suffer from sleep disorders. The most commonly recognized among these is insomnia, or the inability to obtain an adequate amount of sleep. The motivation is said to be an inner desire to satisfy an unsatisfied need. What this is telling us is that we are motivated if we need or desire something. For that reason, there are several motivational theories that can be applied to sleep deprivation. However, we will be discussing mainly about the Need Theory, the Expectancy Theory and the Goal Setting Theory....
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This note was uploaded on 04/14/2008 for the course PSYCH 484 taught by Professor Hamilton,katherinnelson,danaleab during the Fall '07 term at Penn State.
- Fall '07