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By Jeff Shaara

The New York Times bestselling prequel to the Pulitzer Prize–winning vintage The Killer Angels
 
during this brilliantly written epic novel, Jeff Shaara lines the lives, passions, and careers of the good army leaders from the 1st accumulating clouds of the Civil conflict. this is Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson, a hopelessly by-the-book army teacher and religious Christian who turns into the best commander of the Civil struggle; Winfield Scott Hancock, a captain of quartermasters who quick establishes himself as one of many best leaders of the Union military; Joshua Chamberlain, who supplies up his promising educational occupation and is going directly to turn into probably the most heroic infantrymen in American historical past; and Robert E. Lee, by no means believing until eventually too past due civil warfare may ever actually come to cross. Profound in its insights into the minds and hearts of these who fought within the conflict, Gods and Generals creates a brilliant portrait of the warriors, the battlefields, and the tumultuous occasions that ceaselessly formed the kingdom.

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Sie erwiihntjedoch nicht, daB die ANs bei de:m ersten Versuch generell denen der zweiten Aufgabe bei den Vpn mit hoher Ichbeteiligung entsprechen. Man kann daher annehmen, daB durch die Versuchssituation in jedem Fall eine Ichbeteiligung hervorgerufen wird. Daraus ergibt sich gerade, daB die Ichbeteiligung eine wichtige Rolle flir die Auffassung der Aufgabe in jedem Testversuch spielt. Wichtig ist dabei festzuhalten, daB bei Ichbeteiligung hohere Ziele gesetzt werden. Gro&re Ichbeteiligung liegt auch vor, wenn eine Situation leistungsorientiert ist.

Welche Faktoren dabei im einzelnen eine Rolle spie1en, versuchtKasakos (1971) anhand zweier Un tersuchungen klarzumachen. Meyers (1944) untersuchte das Spielverhalten von Kindem, wobei davon ausgegangen wird, d~ "das Spiel die infantile Form menschlicher Fiihigkeit, Modellsituationen zu schaffen, ist", also spielerisch Planungsverhalten gelemt wird. In Stre~situationen, denen das Kind ausgesetzt ist, zieht es sich auf Spielformen zurUck, die seinem Alter nicht angemessen sind. Diese Stre~situationen wurden von Meyers durch Anweisungen wie z.

Dementsprechend wird jeweils nur der Unterschied zwischen Hoch- und Niedrigmotivierten, nicht jedoch zwischen Erfolgs- und Mi8erfolgsmotivierten untersucht, der erst im Laufe der Erforschung der Leistungsmotivation vorgenommen wurde. Die Untersuchungen sind daher nicht unmittelbar zur Erkiarung der Motivationsauspragungen Erfolgs- und Mi8erfolgsmotivation zu verwenden. Sie lassen sich aber zumindest auf die Erfolgsmotiva31 tion tibertragen, da fur die Untersuchungen dasAtkinsonsche TAT-Verfahren verwendet worden ist, das zunachst aIs Me~instrument fur die H6he der Leistungsmotivation aufgef~t worden ist, spater jedoch aIs Me~instrument fur Erfolgsmotivation defmiert wurde, aIs sich die Unterscheidung von Erfolgs- und M~erfolgsmotivation in der Leistungsmotivationsforschung durchsetzte.

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