ACHIEVEMENT MOTIVATION

Henry Alexander Murray's proposal of the desire to conquer hurdles in addition to mastering challenging troubles. Those with higher scores throughout are likely to establish better grounds of achievement in addition to showing greater promise and willpower than those who are as proficient with lower scorers.

ACHIEVEMENT MOTIVATION: "Maria's boss was sure her decline in performance at work was due to a correlating decrease in achievement motivation, and planned to offer Maria more incentive to complete her work better and in a timely manner."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ACHIEVEMENT MOTIVATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/achievement-motivation/ (accessed July 16, 2019).
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