Bringing Together Leading Authorities, This Tightly Edited Volume Reviews The Breadth Of Current Knowledge About Goals And Their Key Role In Human Behavior Presented Are Cutting Edge Theories And Findings That Shed Light On The Ways People Select And Prioritize Goals How They Are Pursued Factors That Lead To Success Or Failure In Achieving Particular Aims And Consequences For Individual Functioning And Well Being Thorough Attention Is Given To Both Conscious And Nonconscious Processes The Biological, Cognitive, Affective, And Social Underpinnings Of Goals Are Explored, As Is Their Relationship To Other Motivational Constructs.
I am a social psychologist whose research interests examine thought processes that occur effortlessly and unconsciously, which nonetheless direct how we perceive the world often without us realizing we have been influenced in any way A primary focus of this research examines unconscious influences on our impressions of others For example, the unconscious nature of stereotyping causes people
- 548 pages
- The Psychology of Goals
- Gordon B. Moskowitz
- 08 November 2017 Gordon B. Moskowitz