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Introduction When Lamb ( 2017 ) claims that “ motivation is recognised as a vital component in successful second language learning ” (p. 1), he aptly refers to the power of motivation, which, besides other individual

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-observable elements, such as religion, beliefs, traditions, customs, and values. Regarding people who learn Languages Other Than English (from here on LOTEs), Amorati (2021) claimed that students' motivation is an important non-observable element that helps them to

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seminars ( Holman, 2011 ; Znamenski, 2007 ). Holman ( 2010 ) sees evidence for a major transformative and spiritual motivation of western ayahuasca drinkers, besides the adventure and sensation-seeking motivation, the rebellious ideology against western

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sports facilities in public and private fitness clubs in Athens based on the differences in sex, age and motivation [ 7 ]. According to their hypothesis athletes have similar expectations of the quality of fitness clubs despite the differences in

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, both sides of the brain are activated at the same time. This improves brain function and supports focus and concentration. Thus, the use of music in educational settings increases children's motivation, helping them to be willing to learn and study, be

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Journal of Behavioral Addictions
Authors:
Álvaro Sicilia
,
Manuel Alcaraz-Ibáñez
,
María-Jesús Lirola
,
Rafael Burgueño
, and
Anthony Maher

prevention and treatment. The research has shown that motivation can be a key antecedent of EA ( Edmunds, Ntoumanis, & Duda, 2006 ; González-Cutre & Sicilia, 2012b ; Parastatidou, Doganis, Theodorakis, & Vlachopoulos, 2014 ; Symons-Downs, Savage

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the possible causes of gaming disorder, especially in relation to motivation and personality traits. Investigating these factors would significantly contribute to the theoretical understanding of gaming disorder and, in turn, help to identify

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Journal of Behavioral Addictions
Authors:
Christian Bäcklund
,
Pia Elbe
,
Hanna M. Gavelin
,
Daniel Eriksson Sörman
, and
Jessica K. Ljungberg

, King, & Delfabbro, 2016 ), emotion regulation ( Marchica, Mills, Derevensky, & Montreuil, 2019 ), personality ( Akbari et al., 2021 ), and gaming motivations, play a crucial role in developing problematic gaming behavior ( Demetrovics et al., 2011

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motivational dimensions International Gambling Studies 13 81 97 . L Blinn-Pike S L

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Journal of Behavioral Addictions
Authors:
Orsolya Király
,
Joël Billieux
,
Daniel L. King
,
Róbert Urbán
,
Patrik Koncz
,
Eszter Polgár
, and
Zsolt Demetrovics

impairment ( Castro-Calvo et al., 2021 ; Király et al., 2018 ; Rumpf et al., 2018 ). Motivation is the psychological force that activates and maintains goal-directed thought and behavior ( Wasserman & Wasserman, 2020 ); the study of gaming motives therefore

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