Motivation and emotion/Textbook/Introduction/Relationship between motivation and emotion

From Wikiversity
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Relationship between motivation and emotion[edit]

Epiphany-bookmarks.svg This page is part of the Motivation and emotion textbook. See also: Guidelines.
Progress-0000.svg Completion status: this resource is a stub, so not much has been done yet.

Motivation is the causal energy and direction underlying behaviour.

Emotion is the combined physiological and cognitive subjective feeling state.

Emotions can energise and direct motivations.