Understanding Pupil Behaviour in School

A Diversity of Approaches

Edited by Janice Wearmouth, Ted Glynn, Robin C. Richmond, Mere Berryman

© 2004 – David Fulton Publishers

376 pages

Purchasing Options:
Paperback: 9781843122302
pub: 2004-05-30
US Dollars$44.95

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About the Book

The expert contributors to this book make sense of the different approaches to understanding pupil behavior in schools, providing a comprehensive overview thorough discussion of key topics. The book covers:

* Cultural issues such as ethnic diversity and the underachievement of boys

* Psychological perspectives, including a range of behavioral models

* Medical conditions, including AD/HD and autism

* Sociological issues, specifically the challenges of including pupils whose behavior is hard to manage.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
EDUCATION / Research
EDUCATION / Classroom Management