Psychology: Educational Psychology

  • Nordic Dialogues on Children and Families book cover

    Nordic Dialogues on Children and Families

    Edited by Susanne Garvis, Elin Eriksen Ødegaard

    This book brings together key authors from the Nordic countries (Sweden, Finland, Norway, Denmark and Iceland) to discuss theoretical and empirical research on families and children. Sharing the Nordic perspective from each of the five countries, the book highlights key ideas within and across the…

    Hardback – 2017-07-27 
    Routledge
    Evolving Families

  • Education, Ethics and Existence: Camus and the Human Condition book cover

    Education, Ethics and Existence

    Camus and the Human Condition

    By Peter Roberts, Andrew Gibbons, Richard Heraud

    Best known today for his novels, plays and short stories, but also an accomplished essayist, editor and journalist, Albert Camus was one of the most influential literary figures of the 20th century. He has gained widespread recognition for works such as The Stranger, Caligula, The Plague and Exile…

    Paperback – 2017-07-10 
    Routledge
    Educational Philosophy and Theory

  • Education and Schmid’s Art of Living: Philosophical, Psychological and Educational Perspectives on Living a Good Life book cover

    Education and Schmid’s Art of Living

    Philosophical, Psychological and Educational Perspectives on Living a Good Life

    By Christoph Teschers

    Instead of simply following the current neoliberal mantra of proclaiming economic growth as the single most important factor for maintaining well-being, Education and Schmid’s Art of Living revisits the idea of an education focused on personal development and the well-being of human beings. Drawing…

    Hardback – 2017-07-07 
    Routledge
    New Directions in the Philosophy of Education

  • Progress in Psychological Science Around the World. Volume 2: Social and Applied Issues: Proceedings of the 28th International Congress of Psychology book cover

    Progress in Psychological Science Around the World. Volume 2: Social and Applied Issues

    Proceedings of the 28th International Congress of Psychology

    Edited by Qicheng Jing, Mark R. Rosenzweig

    Progress in Psychological Science around the World, Volumes 1 and 2, present the main contributions from the 28th International Congress of Psychology, held in Beijing in 2004. These expert contributions include the Nobel laureate address, the Presidential address, and the Keynote and…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Psychology Press

  • The Difficult Child and the Problem of Discipline book cover

    The Difficult Child and the Problem of Discipline

    By C.W. Valentine

    Originally published in 1940, this book was addressed to students of the psychology of childhood and to parents and teachers who were trying to get from psychology some light on problems of discipline and of the difficult child. It includes critical discussions of some ideas which were gaining…

    Paperback – 2017-05-20 
    Routledge
    Collected Works of C.W. Valentine

  • The Psychology of Early Childhood: A Study of Mental Development in the First Years of Life book cover

    The Psychology of Early Childhood

    A Study of Mental Development in the First Years of Life

    By C.W. Valentine

    Originally published in 1942, this title attempted to trace, from their very earliest appearances after birth, all aspects of mental development in childhood up to the age of about 4 or 5. It is based largely on the author’s almost daily observations of his own five children, over a period of some…

    Paperback – 2017-05-20 
    Routledge
    Collected Works of C.W. Valentine

  • Intelligence Tests for Children book cover

    Intelligence Tests for Children

    By C.W. Valentine

    Originally published in 1945, this title was intended mainly for use by teachers wishing to test children from ages 2-8 in order to establish their intelligence. Based on feedback to the author, this revised edition also includes tests for children up to the age of 15. The tests were used to give a…

    Paperback – 2017-05-20 
    Routledge
    Collected Works of C.W. Valentine

  • Psychology and Mental Health book cover

    Psychology and Mental Health

    By C.W. Valentine

    Originally published in 1948, this book deals, in a non-technical way, with such topics as Worry and Conflict; Repressions, Irritability and Complexes; Depression, Inferiority and Loneliness; Suggestion and Auto-Suggestion. Each topic is illustrated by reports of actual cases. A series of broadcast…

    Paperback – 2017-05-20 
    Routledge
    Collected Works of C.W. Valentine

  • Psychology and its Bearing on Education book cover

    Psychology and its Bearing on Education

    By C.W. Valentine

    Originally published in 1950, the author after many years’ teaching of psychology, and previous school teaching experience, provided a book specially suitable for students in training colleges and university education departments, for teachers, youth leaders, and all concerned with the training of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-20 
    Routledge
    Collected Works of C.W. Valentine

  • Parents and Children: A First Book on the Psychology of Child Development and Training book cover

    Parents and Children

    A First Book on the Psychology of Child Development and Training

    By C.W. Valentine

    By his wide influence as author and teacher C.W. Valentine had established himself as a leading authority in this country on child psychology applied to early training. Originally published in 1953, this was a book for parents who need help and advice in bringing up their children and who were…

    Paperback – 2017-05-20 
    Routledge
    Collected Works of C.W. Valentine

  • The Experimental Psychology of Beauty book cover

    The Experimental Psychology of Beauty

    By C.W. Valentine

    Originally published in 1962, the experimental study of aesthetics was a field particularly associated with the name of C.W. Valentine, who in this book provided a critical review of research carried out since the end of the nineteenth century principally by British and American psychologists. The…

    Paperback – 2017-05-20 
    Routledge
    Collected Works of C.W. Valentine

  • Positive Psychology and its Discontents: Why Positive Psychology Fails and How it Might Succeed Again book cover

    Positive Psychology and its Discontents

    Why Positive Psychology Fails and How it Might Succeed Again

    By Matthew McDonald, Michael Wearing

    Alongside the surging popularity of positive psychology has come a quiet but significant chorus of dissenting voices, raising questions about the movement: that it is philosophically naive, that it uncritically employs natural science research methods, that it takes a separatist stance, is unable…

    Paperback – 2017-05-15 
    Routledge

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