Educational Psychology Products

  • That's the Way I Think

    Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, ADHD and Dyscalculia Explained, 3rd Edition

    By David Grant

    About 1 in 20 individuals are dyslexic. This figure also applies for dyspraxia and ADHD. This fully revised edition of David Grant’s thought-provoking, insightful book develops our understanding of these specific learning differences and considers the further challenges presented by these…

    Paperback – 2017-01-09 
    Routledge

  • 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

  • Handbook of Children's Rights

    Global and Multidisciplinary Perspectives

    Edited by Martin D. Ruck, Michele Petersen-Badali, Michael Freeman

    While the notion of young people as individuals worthy or capable of having rights is of relatively recent origin, over the past several decades there has been a substantial increase in both social and political commitment to children’s rights as well as a tendency to grant young people some of the…

    Paperback – 2016-12-16 
    Psychology Press

  • The Adolescent Brain

    Changes in learning, decision-making and social relations

    By Eveline A. Crone

    In recent years there have been tremendous advances in understanding how brain development underlies behavioural changes in adolescence. Based on the latest discoveries in the research field, Eveline Crone examines changes in learning, emotions, face processing and social relationships in relation…

    Paperback – 2016-12-16 
    Psychology Press
    Essays in Developmental Psychology

  • Power and Privilege in the Learning Sciences

    Critical and Sociocultural Theories of Learning

    Edited by Indigo Esmonde, Angela Booker

    Although power and privilege are embedded in all learning environments, the learning sciences is dominated by individual cognitive theories of learning that cannot expose the workings of power. Power and Privilege in the Learning Sciences: Critical and Sociocultural Theories of Learning addresses…

    Paperback – 2016-12-16 
    Routledge

  • School Counselling in a Chinese Context

    Supporting Students in Need in Hong Kong

    Edited by Ming Tak Hue

    School Counselling in a Chinese Context discusses research in school counselling in the Chinese context of Hong Kong schools and various educational settings, and provides a contextualized understanding of counselling issues. This book highlights key contextual conditions for counselling in Hong…

    Hardback – 2016-12-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Series on Schools and Schooling in Asia

  • Student Motivation and Quality of Life in Higher Education

    Edited by Marcus A. Henning, Christian U. Krageloh, Glenis Wong-Toi

    Higher education is a high stakes process involving engagement with curricula and often entails coping with the onslaught of assessments and examinations. This process creates a level of intensity that impacts on the student experience in higher education. It is, therefore, important to consider…

    Paperback – 2016-12-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Educational Psychology

  • Conceptual metaphor and embodied cognition in science learning

    Edited by Tamer G Amin, Fredrik Jeppsson, Jesper Haglund

    Scientific concepts are abstract human constructions, invented to make sense of complex natural phenomena. Scientists use specialised languages, diagrams, and mathematical representations of various kinds to convey these abstract constructions. This book uses the perspectives of embodied cognition…

    Hardback – 2016-12-09 
    Routledge

  • 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 
    Routledge

  • Education and other modes of thinking in Latin America

    Edited by Robert Aman, Timothy Ireland

    After long periods of military dictatorships, civil wars, and economic instability, Latin America has changed face, and become the foremost region for counter-hegemonic processes. This book seeks to address contemporary paradigms of education and learning in Latin America. Although the production…

    Hardback – 2016-12-02 
    Routledge

  • Adolescence and the Brain

    By Anne-Lise Goddings, Kathryn Mills

    By combining information from neuroimaging studies with evidence from animal research, psychological research, epidemiology and histology, we can piece together the major developments, and relate these to typical adolescent behaviours. There is immense potential for the fields of health, education…

    Paperback – 2016-12-01 
    Routledge
    Adolescence and Society

  • Constructing Narratives of Continuity and Change

    A transdisciplinary approach to researching lives

    Edited by Hazel Reid, Linden West

    In this volume, academics and researchers across disciplines including education, psychology and health studies come together to discuss personal, political and professional narratives of struggle, resilience and hope. Contributors draw from a rich body of auto/biographical research to examine the…

    Paperback – 2016-11-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Education

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