Date of Award
Master of Arts
It is generally accepted by most researchers that motivational factors are important in the prediction of behavior. The nature of the relationship between those factors and behavior is not well understood but appear to depend at least on such variables as effect the difficulty of the behavioral task and the degree of the motivation involved.
Cross, Herbert J., "The effect of manifest anxiety and failure instructions on delinquents' performance on the W.I.S.C. coding test" (1960). Master's Theses. 158.