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  1. The Causes of High and Low Reading Achievement

    By Ronald P. Carver

    This book describes all of the important factors that cause some students to have low reading achievement and others to have high reading achievement. It concentrates on the main factors that influence how much a student gains in reading achievement during a year of school, or a calendar year. An...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Reading Hebrew

    The Language and the Psychology of Reading It

    By Joseph Shimron

    Over the last two decades, the study of languages and writing systems and their relationship to literacy acquisition has begun to spread beyond studies based mostly on English language learners. As the worldwide demand for literacy continues to grow, researchers from different countries with...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Figurative Language and Cognitive Science

    A Special Issue of metaphor and Symbolic Activity

    Edited by Richard P. Honeck

    The articles in this special issue focus on experimental psychological, neuropsychological, and computer-based approaches to figurative language, suggesting the enormous impact of cognitive science on our understanding of figurative language. Where, exactly, does figurative language fit in the...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Psychology Press

  4. Modularity and the Motor theory of Speech Perception

    Proceedings of A Conference To Honor Alvin M. Liberman

    Edited by Michael Studdert-Kennedy, Ignatius G. Mattingly

    A compilation of the proceedings of a conference held to honor Alvin M. Liberman for his outstanding contributions to research in speech perception, this volume deals with two closely related and controversial proposals for which Liberman and his colleagues at Haskins Laboratories have argued...

    To Be Published April 28th 2015 by Psychology Press

  5. Writing Strategies That Work

    Do This--Not That

    By Lori G. Wilfong

    Teachers are being bombarded with ideas for Common Core writing instruction, but what really works? In this essential book, author Lori G. Wilfong describes ten best practices for teaching writing and how to implement them in the classroom. She also points out practices that should be avoided,...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Discourse of Reading Groups

    Cognitive and Socio-cultural Approaches

    By Joan Swann, David Peplow, Paola Trimarco, Sara Whiteley

    Series: Routledge Research in Literacy

    Reading groups and book clubs are an important contemporary cultural practice, providing a window on the everyday interpretation of literary texts. While reading is often considered a solitary process, reading groups constitute a form of social reading where interpretive activity is produced and...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Community Fieldwork in Teacher Education

    Theory and Practice

    By Heidi L Hallman, Melanie Burdick

    Series: 100 Cases

    In teacher education, field work in community-based spaces (including foster homes and programs for homeless youth) is frequently contrasted with "traditional" field experiences in classroom settings, where beginning teachers are immediately introduced to teacher-centered models of instruction....

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  8. The Educational Prophecies of Aldous Huxley

    The Visionary Legacy of Brave New World, Ape and Essence and Island

    By Ronald Zigler

    Series: Routledge International Studies in the Philosophy of Education

    The visionary legacy of Aldous Huxley is as relevant today as ever. Huxley possessed a sober understanding of the human condition as well as an inspired vision of the human potential. This volume presents an interdisciplinary examination and appreciation of Aldous Huxley’s three visionary novels –...

    To Be Published April 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Performing Kamishibai

    An Emerging New Literacy for a Global Audience

    By Tara McGowan

    Series: Routledge Research in Education

    Kamishibai (paper-theater), a Japanese picture-storytelling medium, is gaining global interest as we move from a text-based culture to one that emphasizes multiple semiotic systems and performance. This is the first volume to explore the potential of kamishibai as a dynamic "new" interactive medium...

    To Be Published May 3rd 2015 by Routledge

  10. A Case for Teaching Literature in the Secondary School

    Why Reading Fiction Matters in an Age of Scientific Objectivity and Standardization

    By Janet Alsup

    Taking a close look at the forces that affect English education in schools—at the ways literature, cognitive science, the privileging of the STEM disciplines, and current educational policies are connected—this timely book counters with a strong argument for the importance of continuing to teach...

    To Be Published May 5th 2015 by Routledge