Development of Self-Determination Through the Life-Course by Michael L. Wehmeyer,Karrie A. Shogren,Todd D. Little,Shane

By Michael L. Wehmeyer,Karrie A. Shogren,Todd D. Little,Shane J. Lopez

This quantity examines the developmental points of the overall mental build of self-determination. The time period refers to self- (vs. other-) brought on action—to humans appearing volitionally—as in response to their very own will. study carried out within the fields of psychology and schooling exhibits the significance of self-determination to adolescent improvement and confident grownup results. the 1st a part of this quantity offers an outline of theories and historic antecedents of the build. It appears to be like on the position of self-determination in significant theories of human agentic habit and of adolescent improvement and individuation. the second one a part of the quantity examines the developmental origins and the trajectory of self-determination in formative years, formative years, and maturity, and appears as getting older points. the subsequent half offers stories at the evolutionary facets, person modifications and fit mental improvement. The final a part of the e-book covers the advance of causal and agentic capability.

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Development of Self-Determination Through the Life-Course

This quantity examines the developmental facets of the final mental build of self-determination. The time period refers to self- (vs. other-) brought on action—to humans appearing volitionally—as in response to their very own will. examine performed within the fields of psychology and schooling indicates the significance of self-determination to adolescent improvement and optimistic grownup results.

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