Two Factor Theory


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A posit that emotions result from
(1) physiologic arousal and
(2) cognitive labelling of the arousal’s cause
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Commenting on two factor theory of motivation points to the Frederick Herzberg assertion that the powerful motivator in our lives is not money; it is the opportunity to learn to grow in responsibilities, contribute to others and be recognized for achievement.
It is within this context, that Herzberg's Two Factor Theory will be used to explain the relationship between work locus of control and several job satisfaction characteristics.