College student intrinsic and/or extrinsic motivation and learning

Yi-Guang Lin; McKeachie, Wilbert J.; Yung Che Kim
September 2001
Learning & Individual Differences;2001, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p252
Academic Journal
Examines the intrinsic and extrinsic motivation and learning of several college students. Possibilities of how the two kinds of motivation combine or interact in determining performance; Overview of the Intrinsic Goal Orientation scale and Extrinsic Goal Orientation scale; Importance of considering interactions and curvilinear relationships when generalizing about the effects of different goals or motives on performance.


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