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Work and family decision-making framework: A motivational perspective

Chinchilla, Nuria; Moragas, Maruja; Kim, Sowon;
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  • Published: 01 Jun 2012
Abstract
We introduce motivation theory as a way of understanding the decision-making process in the work and family context. We use core concepts from motivation theory - extrinsic, intrinsic and prosocial motivation - and link them to motivational learning to build our framework. We then propose a framework illustrating motivational factors that influence work-family decision-making and offer propositions focusing on the motivational consequences for individuals which will impact their future decision-making processes.
Subjects
free text keywords: decision-making; motivational learning; motivational structure; work-family;
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