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Achievement Motivation

Motivation means “to move,” and motivation theories are concerned with why individuals undertake some actions and not others. Achievement motivation refers to doing tasks and activities to which standards of excellence apply. Individuals’ achievement motivation has a strong impact on their performance ...

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