Action and Self-Development: Theory and Research Through the by Jochen Brandtstadter,Richard M. Lerner

By Jochen Brandtstadter,Richard M. Lerner

This quantity provides the reader with a stimulating wealthy tapestry of essays exploring the character of motion and intentionality, and discussing their function in human improvement. because the contributions clarify, motion is an integrative idea that kinds the bridge among our mental, organic, and sociocultural worlds. motion can be integrative within the experience of entailing motivational, emotional, and cognitive structures, and this integration too is easily represented within the chapters. motion is outlined, and exceptional from habit, in line with its intentional caliber. therefore, a consistently habitual topic within the quantity consists of the dialectic of action-intentionality, and particularly the questions of the way and while those recommendations are to be distinguished.



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