Book Review: Psychology of Motivation
As someone who loves delving into the intricacies of psychology, I couldn’t wait to dive into Lois V. Brown’s “Psychology of Motivation.” From cover to cover, Brown’s insights and research kept me engaged and fascinated.
The book is divided into four main sections, each exploring a different aspect of motivation. Brown uses real-life examples and studies to illustrate her theories, making the content both relatable and informative. One of the aspects that particularly resonated with me was Brown’s emphasis on internal motivation – why we do things because we want to, rather than because we feel like we have to. This idea challenged my own preconceptions about what motivates me personally and inspired me to re-examine my own goals.
That being said, as a critical reader, I did find some parts of the book lacking in depth. Some sections felt too rushed or oversimplified, leaving me wanting more information than what was provided. Additionally, at times it seemed like Brown relied too heavily on anecdotes rather than data-driven research.
Overall though, “Psychology of Motivation” is an excellent resource for anyone interested in learning more about what drives human behavior. In terms of score, I would give it a 7 out of 10 – well worth reading for its insights but not without some room for improvement.
Psychology of Motivation
publishedDate : 2007
authors : Lois V. Brown
publishers : Nova Publishers
pageCount : 217
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