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           Motivation Related Theories

1.     Achievement Goal Theory
2.     Achievement Motivation
3.     Action Control Theory
4.     Acquired Needs Theory
5.     Adams' Equity Theory
6.     Adaptive Theory of Motivation
7.     Alschulers 6-Step Process
8.     Approach-Avoidance Motivation
9.     ARCS Motivation Model
10.  Affect Perseverance
11.  Aristotle's Seven Causes
12.  Attitude-Behavior Consistency
13.  Attribution Theory of Motivation
14.  Big-Two-Factor Theory
15.  Biological Theory of Motivation
16.  Brehm’s Theory of Motivation
17.  Cognitive Dissonance
18.  Cognitive Evaluation Theory
19.  Cognitive Theory of Motivation
20.  Combat Motivation Theory
21.  Competence Motivation
22.  Consistency Theory
23.  Control Theory - Choice Theory
24.  Cumulative Prospect Theory
25.  Disconfirmation Bias
26.  Drive-Reduction Theory
27.  Effectance Motivation
28.  ERG Theory
29.  Escape Theory
30.  Equity Theory
31.  Expectancy Theory
32.  Expectancy-Value Theory
33.  Expectations-States Theory
34.  Extrinsic Rewards
35.  Fear Of Failure
36.  Fear of Success
37.  Flow
38.  General Theory of Motivation
39.  Goal Theory
40.  Goal Setting Theory
41.  Herzberg's Two Factor Theory
42.  Humean Theory of Motivation
43.  Hyperbolic Discounting
44.  I-Change Model
45.  Implicit Theory
46.  Information-Motivation-Behavioral-Skills Model
47.  Integrative theory of motivation
48.  Job Characteristics Theory
49.  Kahler's Drivers
50.  Learned Helplessness
51.  Learned Needs Theory
52.  Locus of Control
53.  Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs
54.  Maslow’s Theory of Motivation
55.  Maslows's Theory Z
56.  Mathematical Theory of Motivation
57.  McClelland's Theory of Needs
58.  McGregor's Theory X
59.  Motivation-Hygiene Theory
60.  Motivation Taxonomy of Game Play
61.  Mumford's Needs
62.  Need Achievement Theory
63.  Myers-Briggs Type Indicator
64.  Normative Goal Theory
65.  Opponent-Process Theory of Motivation
66.  Organismic Integration Theory
67.  Ouchi's Theory Z
68.  Path Goal Theory of Motivation
69.  Person-Object Theory of Interest
70.  Personal Causation
71.  Picoeconomics
72.  Planned Behavior Theory
73.  Porter-Lawler Theory
74.  Positive Psychology
75.  Prospect Theory
76.  Protection Motivation Theory
77.  Psychoanalytic Theory
78.  PsychoSocial Moratorium
79.  Public Service Motivation Theory
80.  Reactance Theory
81.  Reasoned Action, Theory of
82.  Reinforcement Theory
83.  Reversal Theory
84.  Rubicon Model of Motivation
85.  Scheme Theory
86.  Scientific Management Theory
87.  Self-Concept Theory
88.  Self-Consistency Theory
89.  Self-Discrepancy Theory
90.  Self-Determination Theory
91.  Self-Efficacy Theory
92.  Self-Evaluation Maintenance
93.  Self-Fulfilling Prophecy
94.  Self-System
95.  Self-Worth Motivation Theory
96.  Sensation-Seeking
97.  Sensitivity Theory of Motivation
98.  Side Bet Theory
99.  Skinner's Theory
100.   Social-Cognitive Theory
101.   SocioCultural Theory
102.   Social-Emotional Behavior Therapy
103.   Social Learning Theory
104.   Sociological Perspective
105.   Stages of Change
106.   Subjective Uncertainty Reduction Model
107.   Temporal Motivation Theory
108.   Theory of Public-Service Motivation
109.   Three Needs Theory
110.   Time Continuum Model
111.    Transtheoretical Model of Change
112.   Vroom's Expectancy Theory
113.   Work Motivation Theory