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Unformatted text preview: Anorexia Distorted body image High levels of ghrelin Obesity Body mass index (BMI) Medicating with food Anorexogenic trigger? Source of motivation (I) Intrinsic/extrinsic motivation Doing yard work School performance Parenting strategies Factors affected How hard we work Our interpretation of the work How much we enjoy the process Source of motivation (II) Conscious/unconscious motivation Are we always aware of our motivation? Need for achievement (1953) Mainly driven by the unconscious Thematic Apperception Test (TAT) Interpretation is a window into unconscious thoughts/feelings Source of motivation (III) Approach/avoidance motivation Back to the Hedonic Principle Motivation for both is strong Manipulating approach… “Cash discount” for gas Sales in stores What do you think now? Eating a candy bar Asking out that special person Random act of kindness, altruism Starving yourself Stealing from someone Vandalism Suicide and homicide...
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- Spring '04
- Psychology, vandalism, special person Random, person Random act, motivation Maslow, Intrinsic/extrinsic motivation