Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, June 1st, 2009
"Factor analysis yielded 6 factors - Intrinsic (Cronbach's alpha=0.73): affective motivation, self-efficacy/interest; Extrinsic (Cronbach's alpha=0.68): social reward, peer pressure, lack of choice, and authority influence. Males and normal-weight students showed higher affective motivation and overall intrinsic motivation compared to females and overweight students, (P <.001)," wrote...
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