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#TitleJournalYearCitations
1The Motivational Pull of Video Games: A Self-Determination Theory ApproachMotivation and Emotion20062,035
2Trust and commitment in the United States and JapanMotivation and Emotion19941,728
3Socioemotional Selectivity Theory and the Regulation of Emotion in the Second Half of LifeMotivation and Emotion20031,393
4Basic psychological need satisfaction, need frustration, and need strength across four culturesMotivation and Emotion20151,255
5(null)Motivation and Emotion20031,242
6The Distress Tolerance Scale: Development and Validation of a Self-Report MeasureMotivation and Emotion20051,093
7Enhancing Students' Engagement by Increasing Teachers' Autonomy SupportMotivation and Emotion2004979
8Thought contents and cognitive functioning in motivational versus volitional states of mindMotivation and Emotion1987973
9The Role of Autonomy Support and Autonomy Orientation in Prosocial Behavior EngagementMotivation and Emotion2003942
10The Undoing Effect of Positive EmotionsMotivation and Emotion2000923
11(null)Motivation and Emotion2000915
12The Hierarchical Model of Approach-Avoidance MotivationMotivation and Emotion2006843
13A categorized list of emotion definitions, with suggestions for a consensual definitionMotivation and Emotion1981779
14The desirability of controlMotivation and Emotion1979656
15(null)Motivation and Emotion2001640
16Basic psychological need theory: Advancements, critical themes, and future directionsMotivation and Emotion2020628
17Empathy: Conceptualization, measurement, and relation to prosocial behaviorMotivation and Emotion1990624
18From appraisal to emotion: Differences among unpleasant feelingsMotivation and Emotion1988556
19Flow, performance and moderators of challenge-skill balanceMotivation and Emotion2008554
20A new pan-cultural facial expression of emotionMotivation and Emotion1986517
21Cultural similarities and differences in display rulesMotivation and Emotion1990471
22Rethinking the Role of Positive Affect in Self-RegulationMotivation and Emotion1998470
23Approach, Avoidance, and the Self-Regulation of Affect and ActionMotivation and Emotion2006426
24The Consequences of Emotional Labor: Effects on Work Stress, Job Satisfaction, and Well-BeingMotivation and Emotion1999424
25Toward a psychological theory of multidimensional activation (arousal)Motivation and Emotion1978401
26The Influence of Positive Affect on Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivation: Facilitating Enjoyment of Play, Responsible Work Behavior, and Self-ControlMotivation and Emotion2005391
27Mindfulness meditation and reduced emotional interference on a cognitive taskMotivation and Emotion2007365
28Parental Contributions to Preschoolers' Emotional Competence: Direct and Indirect EffectsMotivation and Emotion1997364
29The Development of Self-Control of Emotion: Intrinsic and Extrinsic InfluencesMotivation and Emotion2003359
30American-Japanese cultural differences in intensity ratings of facial expressions of emotionMotivation and Emotion1989343
31The origins of empathic concernMotivation and Emotion1990342
32Dimensions of Coaching Behavior, Need Satisfaction, and the Psychological and Physical Welfare of Young AthletesMotivation and Emotion2004342
33Cue utilization in emotion attribution from auditory stimuliMotivation and Emotion1977336
34Achievement motivation and its constructs: A cognitive modelMotivation and Emotion1977330
35Ego-involved persistence: When free-choice behavior is not intrinsically motivatedMotivation and Emotion1991329
36Testosterone, cortisol, and serotonin as key regulators of social aggression: A review and theoretical perspectiveMotivation and Emotion2012324
37The balanced measure of psychological needs (BMPN) scale: An alternative domain general measure of need satisfactionMotivation and Emotion2012315
38Vocal cues in emotion encoding and decodingMotivation and Emotion1991312
39Self-Affirmation Reduces Biased Processing of Health-Risk InformationMotivation and Emotion1998311
40Positive affect improves creative problem solving and influences reported source of practice satisfaction in physiciansMotivation and Emotion1994308
41Political ideology as motivated social cognition: Behavioral and neuroscientific evidenceMotivation and Emotion2012308
42Autonomy support, basic need satisfaction and the optimal functioning of adult male and female sport participants: A test of basic needs theoryMotivation and Emotion2008304
43Designing volunteers’ tasks to maximize motivation, satisfaction and performance: The impact of job characteristics on volunteer engagementMotivation and Emotion2008292
44Ethnic differences in affect intensity, emotion judgments, display rule attitudes, and self-reported emotional expression in an American sampleMotivation and Emotion1993291
45The sinister attribution error: Paranoid cognition and collective distrust in organizationsMotivation and Emotion1994287
46Curiosity and pathways to well-being and meaning in life: Traits, states, and everyday behaviorsMotivation and Emotion2007287
47A categorized list of motivation definitions, with a suggestion for a consensual definitionMotivation and Emotion1981285
48The nature and acquisition of a preference for chili pepper by humansMotivation and Emotion1980282
49Behold the wrath: Psychophysiological responses to facial stimuliMotivation and Emotion1996278
50Why Do You Regulate What You Eat? Relationships Between Forms of Regulation, Eating Behaviors, Sustained Dietary Behavior Change, and Psychological AdjustmentMotivation and Emotion2004275