|aIncludes bibliographical references (p. 281-320) and index.
|aIntroduction to the series / David Whetten -- Editor's comments / Benjamin Schneider -- Preface and acknowledgments: Person environment fit -- Introduction: Critical incidents in the life of a practitioner/scientist -- The 20th century : understanding the past. 1900-1925: Biology, behavior and money -- 1925-1950 : Dust Bowl empiricism. 1950 - 1975 : the emergence of theory -- 1975 - 2000 : the employee is immersed in thought -- 20th century controversies -- The 21st century : examining the present : 2000-2005 -- Needs : the starting point of motivation -- Personality traits : distal predictors of motivation -- Values : trans-situational goals -- Cognition : goals, feedback, and self-regulation -- Social cognitive theory -- Affect/emotion : the employee has feelings too -- Future directions and potential misdirections. Boundaryless psychology -- Epilogue. The art of practice.