Final - (Reasons why athletes accept why they succeed or...

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4 Motivation Theories 1)Need Achievement Theory -(Success or Failure oriented) Success - (driven by accomplishment) -Like competition -Expectation of success -Prefer very challenging tasks Failure - (avoid shame/embarrassment) -Dread competition -Expectation of failure -Prefer easy or extremely hard tasks 2 ) Achievement Goal Theory- Ego Oriented Goal is to be superior to others Outcome/Winning is very important Task Orientation Goal is to improve skill Be the best you can be 3) Attribution Theory -
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Unformatted text preview: (Reasons why athletes accept why they succeed or fail) Failure Effort Training Preparation Success Ability Effort Hard work Preparation 4) Self Determination Theory- Athletes feel a sense of personal initiative and the need to connect with others. Intrinsic Want to play in an activity because you enjoy the nature of the activity. Extrinsic Want to play in an activity to achieve outcomes beyond the activity its self. To please others....
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This note was uploaded on 02/16/2012 for the course KNH 402 taught by Professor Winn during the Fall '10 term at Miami University.

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