a. One of the most widely mentioned theories of motivation is the hierarchy of needs theory put forth by psychologist Abraham Maslow. He was known for establishing the theory of a hierarchy, writing that the needs of human beings can act as motivators when those very needs remain unsatisfied. In ord...
ORGANIZATIONAL BEHAVIOR AND HUMAN PERFORMANCE
15, 212-240 (1976)
Maslow Reconsidered: A Review of Research on the Need Hierarchy Theory
MAHMOUD A . WAHBA AND LAWRENCE G. BRIDWELL
Baruch College, The City University of New York
The uncritical acceptance of Maslow's need hierarchy theory de...