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  1. Social Skills and Mental Health (Psychology Revivals)

    By Peter Trower, Bridget Bryant, Michael Argyle

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    In the 10 years or so prior to original publication in 1978 new theories and discoveries in the social sciences had given a scientific basis and new impetus to the development of social skills training as a form of therapy. This book explores the progress made with this idea and gives practical...

    To Be Published February 14th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Improving Literacy by Teaching Morphemes

    By Terezinha Nunes, Peter Bryant

    Series: Improving Learning

    With reports from several studies showing the benefits of teaching young children about morphemes, this book is essential reading for anyone concerned with helping children to read and write. By breaking words down into chunks of meaning that can be analyzed as complete units rather...

    Published July 19th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Playing Video Games

    Motives, Responses, and Consequences

    Edited by Peter Vorderer, Jennings Bryant

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    From security training simulations to war games to role-playing games, to sports games to gambling, playing video games has become a social phenomena, and the increasing number of players that cross gender, culture, and age is on a dramatic upward trajectory. Playing Video Games: Motives, Responses...

    Published March 27th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Psychology of Entertainment

    Edited by Jennings Bryant, Peter Vorderer

    Series: Routledge Communication Series

    As entertainment becomes a trillion-dollar-a-year industry worldwide, as our modern era increasingly lives up to its label of the "entertainment age," and as economists begin to recognize that entertainment has become the driving force of the new world economy, it is safe to say that scholars are...

    Published February 23rd 2006 by Routledge

  5. Learning and Teaching Mathematics

    An International Perspective

    Edited by Peter Bryant, Terezinha Nunes

    The authors of this volume, which is newly available in paperback, all hold the view that mathematics is a form of intelligent problem solving which plays an important part in children's lives outside the classroom as well as in it. Learning and Teaching Mathematics provides an exciting account of...

    Published December 1st 1999 by Psychology Press

  6. Phonological Skills and Learning to Read

    By Peter Bryant, Usha Goswami

    Series: Essays in Developmental Psychology

    This book sets out to integrate recent exciting research on the precursors of reading and early reading strategies adopted by children in the classroom. It aims to develop a theory about why early phonological skills are crucial in learning to read, and shows how phonological knowledge about rhymes...

    Published December 24th 1990 by Psychology Press