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Unformatted text preview: III. Self-determination theory proposes that people have different orientations or styles of motivation in any given context C. Motivation Styles 1. Intrinsic: individuals engage in activities for their own sake and out of a like for the activity 2. Extrinsic: individuals engage in activities for instrumental or other reasons, such as receiving a reward, pressure, punishment (avoidance) D. Motivation Continuum 1. Deci and Ryan have proposed a continuum of motivation to further expand the breakdown of motivation types. E. Hierarchical Model I. Global level: social factors are the highest level of the hierarchy II. Contextual level: context you find yourself in determines your motivation III. Situational level: attainment of a flow state is in the situation at that moment...
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