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Allostasis, Homeostasis, and the Costs of Physiological Adaptation

Allostasis, Homeostasis, and the Costs of Physiological Adaptation

Cambridge University Press. 2004

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Perspectives on Motivation

Perspectives on Motivation

U of Nebraska Press. 1991

Appearing on the hundredth anniversary of the teaching of psychology at the University of Nebraska, this volume represents a return to an earlier preoccupation with motivation and reflects a resurgence of interest in it. Eight professionals in psychology discuss the many sides of motivation. Mortimer Appley, president emeritus of Clark University, sees equilibrium, or homeostasis, as the fundamental motivational process. Douglas Derryberry and Don M. Tucker of the University of Oregon...

Preventing Corporate Fiascos

Preventing Corporate Fiascos

Springer. 2016

The lasting effects of corporate fiascos on business and the economy have spurred investigations, panel discussions, and research in an attempt to find out why these events happen and ways to prevent them. Through case studies and analysis of bankruptcy and institutional collapse, Preventing Corporate Fiascos examines the root cause of these disasters and offers a management exceptions system that diagnoses potential failure from the start. Dr. Nguyen's unique framework is inspired by the...

National Cancer Institute Monograph

National Cancer Institute Monograph

Symposium on Circulation and Homeostasis, 5-9 October 1953

Symposium on Circulation and Homeostasis, 5-9 October 1953