Education: Educational Psychology

  • Cognitive Development from a Strategy Perspective: A Festschrift for Robert Siegler book cover

    Cognitive Development from a Strategy Perspective

    A Festschrift for Robert Siegler

    Edited by Patrick Lemaire

    Cognitive Development from a Strategy Perspective recognises the outstanding scientific legacy of Robert S. Siegler as a pioneer of modern research on cognitive development throughout the lifespan. The volume presents a collection of essays written by leading scholars in the field, using…

    Paperback – 2017-09-06 
    Psychology Press Festschrift Series

  • Handbook of Instructional Communication: Rhetorical and Relational Perspectives book cover

    Handbook of Instructional Communication

    Rhetorical and Relational Perspectives, 2nd Edition

    Edited by Marian L Houser, Angela Hosek

      The Handbook of Instructional Communication offers a comprehensive collection of theory and research focusing on the role and effects of communication in instructional environments. Now in its Second Edition, the handbook covers an up-to-date array of topics, that include social identity,…

    Paperback – 2017-09-04 

  • An Introduction to Mathematical Cognition book cover

    An Introduction to Mathematical Cognition

    By Camilla Gilmore, Silke Göbel, Matthew Inglis

    The last decade has seen a rapid growth in our understanding of mathematical learning and performance and an increased recognition of the importance of the topic. The book traces the development of mathematical skills from basic number concepts to mathematical proofs, emphasising the hierarchical…

    Paperback – 2017-09-01 
    International Texts in Developmental Psychology

  • Learning as Second Nature book cover

    Learning as Second Nature

    By Tim Corcoran

    The majority of psychological research relies on scientific explanations of human nature as predictable and universal, establishing cause by reducing dynamic action to constituent genetic or neurochemical parts. This can be described as first nature psychology and is so widely accepted it can…

    Paperback – 2017-09-01 

  • Cognitive Perspectives in Scientific Reasoning and Argumentation: Domain-Specific and Domain-General Interplay book cover

    Cognitive Perspectives in Scientific Reasoning and Argumentation

    Domain-Specific and Domain-General Interplay

    Edited by Frank Fischer, Clark A Chinn, Katharina Engelmann, Jonathan Osborne

    Paperback – 2017-09-01 

  • The Bronfenbrenner Primer: A Guide to Develecology book cover

    The Bronfenbrenner Primer

    A Guide to Develecology

    By Lawrence Shelton

    A Concise Introduction to Bronfenbrenner is the first text to provide a carefully structured, guided introduction to Urie Bronfenbrenner’s groundbreaking approach to developmental psychology. Examining human—particularly child—development within a broad environmental context, Bronfenbrenner’s…

    Paperback – 2017-08-31 
    Psychology Press

  • Creativity in the Classroom: Schools of Curious Delight book cover

    Creativity in the Classroom

    Schools of Curious Delight, 6th Edition

    By Alane Jordan Starko

    Creativity in the Classroom, 6th Edition helps teachers link creativity research and theory to the everyday activities of classroom teaching. This foundational textbook is relevant for any course dealing wholly or partially with creativity and teaching. The 6th Edition has been revised and updated…

    Paperback – 2017-08-29 

  • Physical Activity and Educational Achievement: Insights from Exercise Neuroscience book cover

    Physical Activity and Educational Achievement

    Insights from Exercise Neuroscience

    Edited by Romain Meeusen, Sabine Schaefer, Phillip Tomporowski, Richard Bailey

    A growing body of research evidence suggests that physical activity can have a positive effect on educational achievement. This book examines a range of processes associated with physical activity that are of relevance to those working in education – including cognition, learning, memory, attention…

    Hardback – 2017-08-29 
    ICSSPE Perspectives

  • Teacher Expectations in Education book cover

    Teacher Expectations in Education

    By Christine Rubie-Davies

    The influence of teacher expectations on student outcomes is routinely explored by professors, administrators, teachers, researchers, journalists, and scholars. Written by a leading expert on teacher expectations, this book situates the topic within the broader context of educational psychology…

    Paperback – 2017-08-28 
    Ed Psych Insights

  • Supporting Abused and Neglected Children in the Early Years: Practice, policy and provision book cover

    Supporting Abused and Neglected Children in the Early Years

    Practice, policy and provision

    By Sue Soan

    This book provides early years practitioners and students with the theoretical and research knowledge necessary to help them respond and support children who have experienced abuse or neglect. It will assist them in planning appropriate intervention and learning opportunities for young children who…

    Paperback – 2017-08-20 

  • The Creative Self: Psychoanalysis and teaching and learning in the classroom book cover

    The Creative Self

    Psychoanalysis and teaching and learning in the classroom

    By Tamara Bibby

    The Creative Self engages with the work of the psychoanalyst D. W. Winnicott to develop alternative ways of thinking about key issues at the heart of pedagogy; specifically pedagogic relationships, creativity, defiance and compliance. These issues underpin the desires and defences of professionals…

    Paperback – 2017-08-18 
    Foundations and Futures of Education

  • Developing Creative Thinking Skills: An Introduction for Learners book cover

    Developing Creative Thinking Skills

    An Introduction for Learners

    By Brad Hokanson

    Based on over fifteen years of groundbreaking research, Developing Creative Thinking Skills helps learners demonstrably increase their own creative thinking skills. Focusing on divergent thinking, twelve inventive chapters build one’s capacity to generate a wide range of ideas, both as an…

    Paperback – 2017-08-17 

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