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problem with idea of motication as drive reduction
b/c some motivated behaviors don't seem to be based on physiological needs, they cannot be explained in terms of drive reduction
Maslow Hierarchy of Needs(starting with most basic)
physiological;safety; belongingness and love; esteem; self-fulfillment
most basic motives are based on physiological needs, needs are satisfied in a specified order, the highest motives relate to self-actualization.
protein produced by fat cells and monitored by the hypothalamus; in abundance causes the brain to increase metabolism
Murray's achievement motivation
desire to master skills; desire for control; desire to attain a high standard
leader with a lot of charisma
organizational psychologist says-has clear vision of leadership goals; able to inspire others, able to communicate goals clearly and simply
idea that a physiological need creates an aroused tension state or drive that motivates an organism to satisfy the need
hormone secreted by the small intestine that creates satiation and tells the brain to stop eating
NPY (neuropipide Y)
chemical secreted by the lateral hypothalamus that reduces metabolism and promotes eating.
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