Handbook of Psychology, Educational Psychology

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Irving B. Weiner, Donald K. Freedheim
John Wiley & Sons, 2003 - Education - 688 pages
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Handbook of Psychology, Educational Psychology
Irving B. Weiner, Donald K. Freedheim - Education - 2003 - 664 pages
This book provides a comprehensive overview of the social structure of schools, classroom influences on learning, knowledge acquisition, instruction methods, programming for gifted and learnin 

Contents

CURRENT PERSPECTIVES IN EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY
3
Contributors
11
PART
21
MEMORY AND INFORMATION PROCESSES
47
SELFREGULATION AND LEARNING
59
METACOGNITION AND LEARNING
79
Joel R Levin PhD Curry Programs in Clinical and School Psychology
101
MOTIVATION AND CLASSROOM LEARNING
103
Richard E Mayer PhD Michael Pressley
328
PSYCHOLOGY OF LITERACY AND LITERACY INSTRUCTION
333
MATHEMATICAL LEARNING
357
COMPUTERS THE INTERNET AND NEW MEDIA FOR LEARNING
393
Ricki GoldmanSegall PhD and Technology
400
SCHOOL PSYCHOLOGY
431
LEARNING DISABILITIES
455
GIFTED EDUCATION PROGRAMS AND PROCEDURES
487

SOCIOCULTURAL CONTEXTS FOR TEACHING AND LEARNING
125
Holbrook Mahn PhD Program in Education and Psychology
149
University of British Columbia College Park Maryland
153
THEORY AND RESEARCH
177
RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN TEACHERS AND CHILDREN
199
SCHOOL ADJUSTMENT
235
GENDER ISSUES IN THE CLASSROOM
259
EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
285
Faculty of Education Vancouver British Columbia Canada
322
SCHOOLRELATED BEHAVIOR DISORDERS
511
LEARNING AND PEDAGOGY IN INITIAL TEACHER PREPARATION
533
EDUCATIONALPSYCHOLOGICAL INTERVENTION RESEARCH
557
Robert J Sternberg PhD College of Education
579
RESEARCH TO POLICY FOR GUIDING EDUCATIONAL REFORM
583
FUTURE PERSPECTIVES IN EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY
609
Author Index
631
Subject Index
653
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Adam Cash, PSYD, is a psychologist in private practice in Pomona, California. He is an adjunct professor at Chapman University.

Irving B. Weiner, PHD, is the Series Editor for the "Wiley Concise Guides to Mental Health," He is a prolific author and the editor of the award-winning, twelve-volume "Handbook of Psychology," also from Wiley.

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