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., & Harackiewicz, J. M. (2001). Achievement goals and optimal motivation: Testing multiple goal models. Journal of Personality & Social Psychology, 80(5), 706–722. doi: 10.1037/0022– 3514.80.5.706 Bong, M. (2005). Within-grade changes in korean girls’ motivation and perceptions of the learning environment

In: New Voices in Norwegian Educational Research

. 10.1006/anbe.1999.1149 Kause , A. , Haukioja , E. & Hanhimäki , S. ( 1999 ). Phenotypic plasticity in foraging behavior of sawfly larvae . — Ecology 80 : 1230 - 1241 . 10.1890/0012-9658(1999)080[1230:PPIFBO]2.0.CO;2 Kay , A. ( 2002 ). Applying optimal foraging theory to

In: Behaviour

Psychology, 62(2), 281–291. doi: 10.1037/0022-3514.62.2.281 Centers, R. (1975). Sexual attraction and love: an instrumental theory. Springfield, IL: C.C. Thomas. Chambers, V.J., Christiansen, J.R., & Kunz, P.R. (2010). Physiognomic homogamy: a test of physical similarity as a factor in the mate selection

In: Many Faces of Love

.A. ( 1930 ). The genetical theory of natural selection . — Clarendon , Oxford . 10.5962/bhl.title.27468 Grafen , A. ( 1990 ). Sexual selection unhandicapped by the Fisher process . — J. Theor. Biol. 144 : 473 - 516 . . 10.1016/S0022

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. The Past Negative and Present Fatalistic relate to worse attitudes, whereas the Past Positive and Present Hedonistic are related to more positive moods. Time Perspective Theory can be related to the context of mental health and psychiatry. Studies show that various mental health issues result in

In: Timing & Time Perception

higher level of SWB than those with lower BTP. To estimate the distance between the ‘optimal BTP’ and the ‘subject’s BTP’, previous studies have suggested to measure the deviation from the optimal BTP. The DBTP represents the distance between an individual’s actual time perspective and the optimal time

In: Timing & Time Perception

correctly is seen as a key skill for teachers and future teachers (Shepard, 2006). However, at the same time, a number of studies have shown that teachers’ judgments of student performance frequently do not meet the criteria of measurement theory such as reliability and validity, but seem to be rather

In: Teachers’ Professional Development

, we present some implications of a domain perspective on giftedness for educational practice. THE ROLE OF DOMAINS IN CONCEPTUALIZATIONS OF TALENT In the 1980s, Csikszentmihalyi proposed what has come to be known as a systems theory of creativity. He recognized that creativity does not occur within a

In: Giftedness and Talent in the 21st Century

. argus with recognized two subspecies and those living at the Chaidamu basin were differentiated into E. multiocellata . Out of eight Eremias species, E. multiocel- lata is a unique viviparous species (Zhao et al., 1999). On the basis of the theory that species possessing viviparous mode

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In: Amphibia-Reptilia

theory (hereinafter OFT) aims to explain the adaptive value of foraging decisions (Stephens & Krebs, 1986). These decisions may involve which are the best prey for optimal feeding (MacArthur & Pianka, 1966), how to proceed when prey items occur in patches (Arditi & Dacorogna, 1988), and how to resolve

In: Behaviour