Open Access Graduate Research Paper
Motivation in education; Rewards and punishments in education;
This paper reviews the current literature on the advantages and disadvantages of the use of different extrinsic rewards and their impact on student intrinsic motivation. A review of literature will address three central questions: 1.What are the advantages of extrinsic rewards? 2.What are the disadvantages of extrinsic rewards? 3.What are the special conditions under which external rewards impact intrinsic motivation?
Year of Submission
Master of Arts in Education
Department of Educational Psychology and Foundations
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©1998 Anne-Grete Kaldahl Miller
Miller, Anne-Grete Kaldahl, "Extrinsic rewards and their subsequent effects on student intrinsic motivation" (1998). Graduate Research Papers. 1193.