|Punished by Rewards: The Trouble with Gold Stars, Incentive Plans, A's, Praise, and Other Bribes||
This is a classic. Anything by Kohn is a start for rethinking schools.
|Why We Do What We Do: Understanding Self-Motivation||
Deci is my all-time favorite researcher on motivation
|The Lucifer Effect: Understanding How Good People Turn Evil||
Zimbardo always exposes those parts of humanity we may not want to admit to.
|The How of Happiness: A New Approach to Getting the Life You Want||
Sonja is a great researcher in this field!