How experiencing and anticipating temporal landmarks influence motivation
作者: Hengchen DaiClaire Li
作者单位: 1Anderson School of Management, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
2University of California, Los Angeles, USA
刊名: Current Opinion in Psychology, 2019, Vol.26 , pp.44-48
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.copsyc.2018.04.012
原始语种摘要: Temporal landmarks, or moments that stand out in time, structure people's perceptions and use of time. We highlight recent research examining how both experiencing and anticipating temporal landmarks impact motivation and goal pursuit. Experiencing a temporal landmark may produce a ‘fresh start effect’, making people feel more motivated to pursue their goals right after the landmark. Anticipating a future landmark may also increase people's current motivation if they are reminded of an ideal future state. We review one prominent explanation underlying these findings: temporal landmarks can create a psychological separation between past, current, and future selves. We also propose other possible explanations and discuss circumstances under which experiencing and anticipating temporal...
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  • 界标 将来
  • anticipating 预期的提前使用的
  • temporal 现世的
  • people 民族
  • discuss 议论
  • motivation 动机
  • making 制定
  • explanation 说明
  • ideal 理想
  • future 将来
  • landmark 将来