Educational Psychology Products

  • Poetry Out Loud and Learning to Read

    By Kate Prentice, Usha Claire Goswami

    The profile of poetry aloud is rising due to recent changes in the National Curriculum and the popularity of recitation competitions. This unique book explores the connection between poetry and literacy development through current psychological theory. Taking an experimental perspective, it covers…

    Paperback – 2016-12-31 
    Psychology Press
    Essays in Developmental Psychology

  • Early Childhood Intervention

    Working with families of young children with special needs

    Edited by Hanan Sukkar, Carl J. Dunst, Jane Kirkby

    Early childhood is considered a critical but often vulnerable period in a child’s development where early identification and intervention can be crucial for improving children’s developmental outcomes. Systems and family-centred perspectives are vital to support families and build their capacities…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15 
    Evolving Families

  • Race and Colorism in Education

    By Carla Monroe

    As one of the first scholarly books to focus on colorism in education, this volume considers how connections between race and color may influence school-based experiences. Chapter authors question how variations in skin tone, as well as related features such as hair texture and eye color,…

    Hardback – 2016-12-06 
    Routledge Research in Educational Equality and Diversity

  • School Bullying

    Teachers helping students cope

    By Phillip Slee

    To effectively cope with school bullying it is essential to understand the issues underpinning student peer group dynamics in the school, classroom and community and this view lies at the heart of the text. While the experience of bullying others or being victimized is identified with an individual…

    Paperback – 2016-12-06 

  • Vygotsky at Work and Play

    2nd Edition

    By Lois Holzman

    Vygotsky at Work and Play is an intimate portrayal of the Vygotskian-inspired approach to human development known as ‘social therapeutics’ and ‘the psychology of becoming’. Holzman provides an accessible, practical-philosophical portrayal of a unique performance-based methodology of development and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17 

  • The Future of Child Development Lab Schools

    Applied Developmental Science in Action

    Edited by Nancy Barbour, Brent A. McBride

    Child development laboratory schools are found on college and university campuses throughout the U.S. Over the last century, they have acquired a long, rich history. Originally seen as settings for the new field of child study in the early 1900s, their functions have evolved over time. These…

    Paperback – 2016-11-01 
    Psychology Press

  • Handbook of Research on Learning and Instruction

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Richard E. Mayer, Patricia A. Alexander

    During the past 30 years, researchers have made exciting progress in the science of learning (i.e., how people learn) and the science of instruction (i.e., how to help people learn). This second edition of the Handbook of Research on Learning and Instruction is intended to provide an overview of…

    Paperback – 2016-10-10
    Educational Psychology Handbook

  • The Education of Children

    By Alfred Adler

    Originally published in 1930, this title looks at the education of children. Adler believes the problems from a psychological point of view are the same as for adults, that of self-knowledge and rational self-direction. However, the difference being that due to the ‘immaturity of children, the…

    Paperback – 2016-09-21
    Psychology Revivals

  • Rethinking Education through Critical Psychology

    Cooperative schools, social justice and voice

    By Gail Davidge

    Since the very first ‘co-operative’ school opened its doors in 2008, the complicated relations between ‘co-operative’ approaches to schooling and democratic subjectivity remain unexplored. This ground breaking book considers the role of ‘voice’ in co-operative schooling and its place in radical…

    Paperback – 2016-08-25
    Concepts for Critical Psychology

  • Creativity Research

    An Inter-Disciplinary and Multi-Disciplinary Research Handbook

    Edited by Eric Shiu

    Compared to its ‘cousin’ innovation, academic research on creativity has been less well covered in journals and books. This is despite the fact that creativity has a profound role in many different subject disciplines. This book is a unique collection of some of the latest research from&…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04
    Routledge Studies in Innovation, Organizations and Technology

  • Representing Development

    The social construction of models of change

    Edited by David Marco Carre, Jaan Valsiner, Stefan Hampl

    Representing Development presents the different social representations that have formed the idea of development in Western thinking over the past three centuries. Offering an acute perspective on the current state of developmental science and providing constructive insights into future pathways,…

    Hardback – 2016-07-25
    Cultural Dynamics of Social Representation

  • Keeping Minds Happy and Healthy

    A handbook for teachers

    By Pat Guy

    Keeping Minds Happy and Healthy is a practical resource for teachers and shows how pupils can achieve and maintain excellent mental health. It focuses on identifying the main causes of unhappiness, stress and anxiety, by examining the difficulties a school system can inadvertently create for pupils…

    Paperback – 2016-07-18

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