Public Safety

Weinstein, N., Legate, N.Graham, L.Zheng, Y. (2023) The role of perceived autonomy-supportive communication for motivating prejudice reduction and avoiding defiant backlash within the police force workplace. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 53(5) ,443-454

Dyson, W.Martin, K.Houck, S. C. (2022) Give purpose first: Using Self Determination Theory as a tool for SOF retention. Small Wars Journal,

Frederick, C.Rice, S.Richards, G.Ruskin, K. (2021) Motivation for physical training in Army ROTC cadets. Academia Letters, Article 1130

Van Petegem, S.Trinkner, R., Van der Kaap-Deeder, J.Antonietti, J-P. (2021) Police procedural justice and adolescents’ internalization of the law: Integrating self-determination theory into legal socialization research. Journal of Social Issues, 77(2) ,336-366

Filosa, L.Cepale, G.Perinelli, E.Cinque, L. (2021) The Military Academic Motivation Scale (MAMS): A new scale to assess motivation among military cadets from a self-determination theory perspective. European Journal of Psychological Assessment, 37(3) ,193-207

Al-Khouja, M.Graham, L., Weinstein, N.Zheng, Y. (2020) How autonomy support and ethical value alignment influences attitudes towards diversity in English police. Journal of Moral Education, 49(3) ,365-380

Raabe, J.Zakrajsek, R. A.Orme, J. G.Readdy, T. (2020) Perceived cadre behavior, basic psychological need satisfaction, and motivation of US Army ROTC cadets: A self-determination theory perspective. Military Psychology, 32(5) ,398-409

Craven, R.Marsh, H., Ryan, R. M.Dickie, T. (2020) In In P. Birch, M. Kennedy, & E. Kruger, A critical social justice issue of our time: Enabling police wellbeing. , Australian policing: Critical issues in 21st century police practice (pp. 71-92) London, UK: Routledge.

Pawiński, M.Chami, G. (2019) Why they fight? Reconsidering the role of motivation in combat environments. Defence Studies, 19(3) ,297-317

Van der Kaap-Deeder, J.Audenaert, E.Van Petegem, S.Vandevelde, S. (2019) The internalization of and defiance against rules within prison: The role of correctional officers’ autonomy-supportive and controlling communication style as perceived by prisoners. Motivation and Emotion, 43 ,771-785

Gillet, N.Morin, A.J.S.Huart, I.Odry, D. (2018) Self-determination trajectories during police officers’ vocational training program: A growth mixture analysis. Journal of Vocational Behavior, 109 ,27-43

Chan, D.Webb, D., Ryan, R. M.Tang, T. C. W. (2017) Preventing occupational injury among police officers: Does motivation matter?. Occupational Medicine, 67(6) ,435-441

Van der Kaap-Deeder, J.Audenaert, E.Vandevelde, S., Soenens, B. (2017) Choosing When Choices Are Limited: The Role of Perceived Afforded Choice and Autonomy in Prisoners’ Well-Being. Law and Human Behavior, 41(6) ,567-578

Hardy, W.Rodman, J.McClary, R. (2015) Enhancing human motivation: How leveraging Self-Determination Theory can set the conditions for accelerated and lifelong learning. Human Dimension Capabilities Development Task Force (HDCTF), White Paper,

Delahaij, R.Theunissen, N. C. M.Six, C. (2014) The influence of autonomy support on self-regulatory processes and attrition in the Royal Dutch Navy. Learning and Individual Differences, 30 ,177-181

Feinberg, A., Kaplan, H.Kanat-Maymon, Y. (2008) Personal growth in a caring community: An autonomy-supportive program for reducing violence and enhancing caring. Dapim, 46 ,21-61

Knee, C. R., Neighbors, C.Vietor, N. (2001) Self-determination theory as a framework for understanding road rage. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 31 ,889-904