The Selected Works of Frank Smith
Series: World Library of Educationalists
Frank Smith is internationally acclaimed for his essential contributions to research on the nature of reading and as an originator of the modern psycholinguistic approach to reading instruction. In his publications his aim has always been to support teachers, to encourage them to make teaching...
To Be Published November 6th 2014 by Routledge
The Diagnosis and Betterment of Organizations Through Their Members
Series: Applied Psychology Series
Surveys conducted within organizations have become an important aspect of human resource management and organizational functioning. This new book by Frank Smith--a leader in this field--offers a unique perspective on organizational surveys. It emphasizes the experience of developing, carrying out,...
Published December 14th 2012 by Psychology Press
A Psycholinguistic Analysis of Reading and Learning to Read, Sixth Edition
Understanding Reading revolutionized reading research and theory when the first edition appeared in 1971 and continues to be a leader in the field. In the sixth edition of this classic text Smith’s purpose remains the same: to shed light on fundamental aspects of the complex human act of reading –...
Published October 21st 2011 by Routledge
English Historical Writing and Thought 1580-1640
First published in 1962, Frank Smith Fussner's introduction to the revolution in English historical writing and thought during the period of the renaissance and reformation (1580-1640) is an influential and thoroughly-researched work. It offers an introduction not only to the context of the...
Published May 15th 2011 by Routledge
Why We Are Who We Are
This book delves into how we come to terms with ourselves, with other people, and with the world in general. It is about how we come to be what we are, and to think the way we do. It is a book about influences on this process. A particular influence to which Smith gives central consideration is...
Published March 14th 2006 by Routledge
A Psycholinguistic Analysis of Reading and Learning to Read, 6th Edition
Understanding Reading revolutionized reading research and theory when the first edition appeared in 1971 and continues to be a leader in the field. In the sixth edition of this classic text, Smith's purpose remains the same: to shed light on fundamental aspects of the complex human act of reading--...
Published February 27th 2004 by Routledge
By illustrating a wide range of specific applications in all major industries, this work broadens the coverage of X-ray diffraction beyond basic tenets, research and academic principles. The book serves as a guide to solving problems faced everyday in the laboratory, and offers a review of the...
Published September 22nd 1999 by CRC Press
Exploring the relationship between the writer and what he/she happens to be writing, this text by one of the foremost scholars in the field of literacy and cognition is a unique and original examination of writing--as a craft and as a cognitive activity. The book is concerned with the physical...
Published August 1st 1994 by Routledge