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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 475 new and published books in the subject of Educational Psychology — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Student Motivation and Quality of Life in Higher Education

    Edited by Marcus A. Henning, Christian U. Krägeloh, Glenis Wong-Toi

    Series: Routledge Research in Educational Psychology

    Higher education is a high stakes process involving engagement with curricula and often entails coping with the onslaught of assessments and examinations. This process creates a level of intensity that impacts on the student experience in higher education. It is, therefore, important to consider...

    Published December 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  2. Handbook of Contemporary Learning Theories

    Edited by Robert R. Mowrer, Stephen B. Klein

    Mowrer and Klein have long been making contributions to the field of contemporary learning theories. Their first two-volume set included chapters authored by many of the leading researchers in the field of animal learning and focused primarily on Pavlovian theory and instrumental conditioning....

    Published December 18th 2014 by Psychology Press

  3. Epistemic Cognition and Development

    The Psychology of Justification and Truth

    By David Moshman

    Epistemic cognition, the philosophical core of metacognition, concerns people’s knowledge about the justification and truth of beliefs. Multiple literatures in psychology and education address aspects of epistemic cognition. In the absence of a coherent conceptual framework, however, these...

    Published December 16th 2014 by Psychology Press

  4. Understanding Emotional Development

    Providing insight into human lives

    By Robert Lewis Wilson, Rachel Wilson

    Understanding Emotional Development provides an insightful and comprehensive account of the development and impact of our emotions through infancy, childhood and adolescence. The book covers a number of key topics: The nature and diversity of emotion and its role in our lives Differences...

    Published December 11th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Suicide in Schools

    A Practitioner's Guide to Multi-level Prevention, Assessment, Intervention, and Postvention

    By Terri A. Erbacher, Jonathan B. Singer, Scott Poland

    Series: School-Based Practice in Action

    Suicide in Schools provides school-based professionals with practical, easy-to-use guidance on developing and implementing effective suicide prevention, assessment, intervention and postvention strategies. Utilizing a multi-level systems approach, this book includes step-by-step guidelines for...

    Published December 10th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Psychology and Education

    By Diahann Gallard, Katherine M. Cartmell

    Series: Foundations of Education Studies

    There are a number of psychological themes which are key to really understanding education: for example, the internal processes of learners, the nature of learning in culture and the influences on teaching and learning. Written specifically for education studies students, Psychology and Education...

    Published December 8th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Handbook of Intraindividual Variability Across the Life Span

    Edited by Manfred Diehl, Karen Hooker, Martin J. Sliwinski

    Intraindividual variability (IIV) of human development and behavior across the entire life-span is explored in this new book. Leading researchers summarize recent findings on the extent, role, and function of IIV in human development with a focus on how, when, and why individuals change over time....

    Published December 7th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Person-Environment Psychology and Mental Health

    Assessment and Intervention

    Edited by William E. Martin, Jr., Jody L. Swartz-Kulstad, William E. Martin

    In recent years, mental health professionals who have traditionally focused on the emotional state of the individual have come to realize that problems arise from the unique interactions between particular individuals and environments. From necessity, they are beginning to look at context; no...

    Published November 30th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Early Child Care and Education in Finland

    Edited by Kaarina Määttä, Satu Uusiautti

    What is childhood like in Finland? What kind of practical solutions have been created and evaluated that aim at both providing good childhood experiences and supporting children’s positive development? What practices aim to prevent child exclusion from regular education and social experiences and...

    Published November 29th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Using Positive Psychology to Enhance Student Achievement

    A schools-based programme for character education

    By Tina Rae, Ruth MacConville

    Positive psychology, properly understood and applied, offers a tremendous opportunity for improving student and teacher experiences and the overall success of any school. The connection between education and happiness is recognised to be mutually reinforcing; education helps students to be happy...

    Published November 16th 2014 by Routledge