Please help me to understand two ways in which cultural norms may influence motivation. Then, explain which motivational theories are more universal and which are more culturally relative.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com September 20, 2018, 8:37 am ad1c9bdddf - https://brainmass.com/psychology/personality-and-belief-systems/motivation-and-cultural-norms-548387
Social aspects can have a major influence in motivation. Peer pressure can be a great influence, as well as cultural values and norms. For example, if one child grows up in a poor family, and a poor neighborhood, chances are that child will not have much motivation to succeed. Whereas, a child in a rich, well-educated family would be more motivated to get good ...
Explanations as to how cultural norms can influence motivation.