Richard Koestner

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Attaining personal goals: self-concordance plus implementation intentions equals success
    Richard Koestner
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 83:231-44. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint On the risk of being a cultural chameleon: variations in collective self-esteem across social interactions
    Michelle Downie
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 12:527-40. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Autonomous motivation, controlled motivation, and goal progress
    Richard Koestner
    Psychology Department, McGill University, 1205 Dr Penfield Avenue, Montreal, QC
    J Pers 76:1201-30. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Distinguishing autonomous and directive forms of goal support: their effects on goal progress, relationship quality, and subjective well-being
    Richard Koestner
    McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 38:1609-20. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Balance across contexts: importance of balanced need satisfaction across various life domains
    Marina Milyavskaya
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 35:1031-45. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Parental autonomy-support, intrinsic life goals, and well-being among adolescents in China and North America
    Natasha Lekes
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    J Youth Adolesc 39:858-69. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Need satisfaction, work-school interference and school dropout: an application of self-determination theory
    Geneviève Taylor
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Quebec, Canada
    Br J Educ Psychol 82:622-46. 2012
  8. doi request reprint The role of episodic memories in current and future well-being
    Frederick L Philippe
    McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 38:505-19. 2012
  9. doi request reprint On the directive function of episodic memories in people's lives: a look at romantic relationships
    Frederick L Philippe
    Department of Psychology, University of Quebec at Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 104:164-79. 2013
  10. doi request reprint On the development of harmonious and obsessive passion: the role of autonomy support, activity specialization, and identification with the activity
    Genevieve A Mageau
    Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, H3C 3J7
    J Pers 77:601-46. 2009

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Attaining personal goals: self-concordance plus implementation intentions equals success
    Richard Koestner
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 83:231-44. 2002
    ..The article also reports a meta-analysis and results from the 2 studies that demonstrated that goal progress was associated with improved affect over time...
  2. ncbi request reprint On the risk of being a cultural chameleon: variations in collective self-esteem across social interactions
    Michelle Downie
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 12:527-40. 2006
    ..Moderator analyses revealed that individuals who possessed a chameleon-like cultural identity and those who had low public collective self-esteem were particularly reactive to how their heritage group was being evaluated...
  3. doi request reprint Autonomous motivation, controlled motivation, and goal progress
    Richard Koestner
    Psychology Department, McGill University, 1205 Dr Penfield Avenue, Montreal, QC
    J Pers 76:1201-30. 2008
    ..The present research suggests that individuals pursuing goals should focus relatively greater attention on enhancing their autonomous motivation rather than reducing their controlled motivation...
  4. doi request reprint Distinguishing autonomous and directive forms of goal support: their effects on goal progress, relationship quality, and subjective well-being
    Richard Koestner
    McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 38:1609-20. 2012
    ..Directive support was marginally associated with better goal progress across the three studies and unrelated to relationship quality or well-being...
  5. doi request reprint Balance across contexts: importance of balanced need satisfaction across various life domains
    Marina Milyavskaya
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 35:1031-45. 2009
    ..Together, these results support previous research that highlights the importance of consistency for psychological functioning...
  6. doi request reprint Parental autonomy-support, intrinsic life goals, and well-being among adolescents in China and North America
    Natasha Lekes
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    J Youth Adolesc 39:858-69. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that, cross-culturally, prioritizing intrinsic life goals is related to increased well-being among adolescents and that parents could encourage intrinsic life goals by being supportive of their children's autonomy...
  7. doi request reprint Need satisfaction, work-school interference and school dropout: an application of self-determination theory
    Geneviève Taylor
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Quebec, Canada
    Br J Educ Psychol 82:622-46. 2012
    ..However, the majority of studies have focused on the amount of time that students spend working rather than on the quality of work experience and its influence on school engagement...
  8. doi request reprint The role of episodic memories in current and future well-being
    Frederick L Philippe
    McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 38:505-19. 2012
    ..In addition, this relationship held after controlling for broad dispositional traits, mental health, and general need satisfaction ratings...
  9. doi request reprint On the directive function of episodic memories in people's lives: a look at romantic relationships
    Frederick L Philippe
    Department of Psychology, University of Quebec at Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 104:164-79. 2013
    ..Overall, the findings suggest that episodic memories play an important role in romantic relationships...
  10. doi request reprint On the development of harmonious and obsessive passion: the role of autonomy support, activity specialization, and identification with the activity
    Genevieve A Mageau
    Universite de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, H3C 3J7
    J Pers 77:601-46. 2009
    ..Conversely, children and teenagers who highly value activity specialization, who rely heavily on their activity for self-definition, and whose parents highly value the activity are more likely to develop an obsessive passion...
  11. doi request reprint The role of autobiographical memory networks in the experience of negative emotions: how our remembered past elicits our current feelings
    Frederick L Philippe
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Emotion 11:1279-90. 2011
    ..These findings highlight the ongoing emotional significance of representations of need thwarting in autobiographical memory networks...
  12. ncbi request reprint The relations of parental autonomy support to cultural internalization and well-being of immigrants and sojourners
    Michelle Downie
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, PQ, Canada
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 13:241-9. 2007
    ..In both studies, heritage cultural internalization was also associated with higher well-being...
  13. ncbi request reprint Exploring the relation of independent and interdependent self-construals to why and how people pursue personal goals
    Michelle Downie
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Soc Psychol 146:517-31. 2006
    ..The present results also replicated previous research indicating the goal-setting benefits of intrinsic motivation, implementation intentions, and goal harmony...
  14. ncbi request reprint Les passions de l'ame: on obsessive and harmonious passion
    Robert J Vallerand
    Departement de Psychologie, Universite du Quebec a Montreal, Montreal, PQ, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 85:756-67. 2003
    ..HP promotes healthy adaptation whereas OP thwarts it by causing negative affect and rigid persistence. Results from four studies involving more than 900 participants from different populations supported the proposed conceptualization...
  15. ncbi request reprint The impact of cultural internalization and integration on well-being among tricultural individuals
    Michelle Downie
    McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 30:305-14. 2004
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  16. doi request reprint A self-determination theory perspective on the role of autonomy in solitary behavior
    Sook Ning Chua
    McGill University
    J Soc Psychol 148:645-7. 2008
    ..M. Ryan & E. L. Deci, 2000), the authors predicted and found that when individuals spend time alone in a volitional and autonomous manner, they counterintuitively report lower levels of loneliness and higher levels of well-being...
  17. ncbi request reprint Bolstering implementation plans for the long haul: the benefits of simultaneously boosting self-concordance or self-efficacy
    Richard Koestner
    Psychology Department, McGill University, 1205 Dr Penfield Avenue, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1B1, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 32:1547-58. 2006
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  18. ncbi request reprint The differential effects of intrinsic and identified motivation on well-being and performance: prospective, experimental, and implicit approaches to self-determination theory
    Kimberly D Burton
    Department of Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, PQ, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 91:750-62. 2006
    ..In Study 2b, an implicit measure of identified regulation predicted academic performance 6 weeks later. Results indicate the need to address important distinctions between intrinsic and identified regulations...
  19. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of the relationship of maternal autonomy support to children's adjustment and achievement in school
    Mireille Joussemet
    Universite de Montreal, Department of Psychology, Canada
    J Pers 73:1215-35. 2005
    ..These results highlight the developmental significance of parental autonomy support in early childhood...
  20. ncbi request reprint Introducing uninteresting tasks to children: a comparison of the effects of rewards and autonomy support
    Mireille Joussemet
    McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Pers 72:139-66. 2004
    ..This finding was first detected in Study 1 and later replicated in Study 2. Together, these results point to autonomy support as a beneficial alternative to the common use of rewards...
  21. ncbi request reprint Implementation intentions, perfectionism, and goal progress: perhaps the road to hell is paved with good intentions
    Theodore A Powers
    Department of Psychology, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, 02747 2300, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 31:902-12. 2005
    ..These results are the first to suggest that implementation planning may be contra-indicated for individuals with self-critical tendencies...