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The Achieving Society

by David C. McClelland

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ISBN 100029205107
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The Achieving Society by David C. McClelland; 4 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Achievement motivation, Economic development, Economic history, Entrepreneurship, Motivation à la réussite, Histoire économique, Développement économique, Entrepreneuriat. David C. McClelland ( ) was an American psychological theorist. Noted for his work on achievement motivation. David McClelland is most noted for describing three types of motivational need, which he identified in his book, The Achieving Society: 1. achievement motivation, 2. authority/power motivation, 3. affiliation motivation/5(11).

  The Achieving Society. By David C. McClelland. Princeton, N. J.: D. Van Nostrand Co., Pp. xv, $ - Volume 23 Issue 1 - Julius RubinCited by: 2.   The Achieving Society - Ebook written by Prof. David C. McClelland. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or.

In The Achieving Society, , McClelland and Van Nostrand explored the behavior of entrepreneurs. The book details how men act within the world of finance and how they behave economically. There is an attempt to understand how behavior and the economy impact on . THE ACHIEVING SOCIETY. By David C. McClelland. Princeton: D. Van Nostrand, Pp. xv, That psychology and history ought to be linked, to the benefit of both fields, would seem to be beyond debate. History, one would think, could draw to advantage on psychology for principles and methods that lend themselves to the interpretation of.


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