A Culturally Responsive Scientific Approach
Intended for courses in positive psychology, this theory-driven, evidence-based text provides students with a balanced introduction to the field. It describes the limitations of current research in positive psychology, provides relevant critiques, and advises on the extent to which research...
To Be Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge
Tips and Strategies for Success
Intended as a resource for psychology educators ranging from teaching assistants to experienced faculty, this book shows readers how to effectively create and manage an online psychology course. Guidelines for preparing courses, facilitating communication, and assigning grades are provided along...
Published December 18th 2012 by Psychology Press
Improving Everyday Life, Health, Schools, Work, and Society
Series: Applied Psychology Series
Positive Psychology has experienced extraordinary growth over the past decade. Emerging research in this area is suggesting new strategies for improving everyday life, healthcare, education systems, organizations and work life, and societies across the globe. This book will be of interest to all...
Published February 28th 2011 by Routledge
Strategies and Applications
Program Theory-Driven Evaluation Science fills the gap between 21st century literature on evaluation and what is happening in practice. It features detailed examples of how evaluations actually unfold in practice to develop people, programs, and organizations. Commonly accepted strategies for...
Published May 22nd 2007 by Routledge
New Frontiers and Rewarding Careers
Applied Psychology demonstrates the power of applied psychology to promote human welfare and optimal human functioning as well as the vast career opportunities that exist for those with a psychology education. Some of the most eminent psychologists in the world today examine how psychological...
Published February 15th 2006 by Psychology Press
Visions for the New Millennium
Today's evaluators are being challenged to help design and evaluate social programs intended to prevent and ameliorate complex social problems in a variety of settings, including schools, communities, and not-for-profit and for-profit organizations. Drawing upon the knowledge and experience of...
Published August 1st 2002 by Routledge