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Beyond Discipline: From Compliance to Community, 10th Anniversary Edition

Alfie Kohn - Education - 2006 - 191 pages
What is most remarkable about the assortment of discipline programs on the market today is the number of fundamental assumptions they seem to share. Some may advocate the use ...
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The Schools Our Children Deserve: Moving Beyond Traditional Classrooms and ...

Alfie Kohn - Education - 2000 - 344 pages
Arguing against the "tougher standards" rhetoric that marks the current education debate, the author of No Contest and Punished by Rewards writes that such tactics squeeze the ...
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What Does It Mean to Be Well Educated?: And More Essays on Standards ...

Alfie Kohn - Education - 2004 - 175 pages
Few writers ask us to question our fundamental assumptions about education as provocatively as Alfie Kohn. Time magazine has called him'perhaps the country's most outspoken ...
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Unconditional Parenting: Moving from Rewards and Punishments to Love and Reason

Alfie Kohn - Family & Relationships - 2006 - 272 pages
Most parenting guides begin with the question "How can we get kids to do what they're told?"--and then proceed to offer various techniques for controlling them. In this truly ...
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No Contest: The Case Against Competition

Alfie Kohn - Business & Economics - 2013 - 336 pages
No Contest stands as the definitive critique of competition. Contrary to accepted wisdom, competition is not basic to human nature; it poisons our relationships and holds us ...
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The Brighter Side Of Human Nature: Altruism And Empathy In Everyday Life

Alfie Kohn - Psychology - 2008 - 416 pages
Drawing from hundreds of studies in half a dozen fields, The Brighter Side of Human Nature makes a powerful case that caring and generosity are just as natural as selfishness ...
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The Myth of the Spoiled Child: Challenging the Conventional Wisdom about ...

Alfie Kohn - Family & Relationships - 2014 - 288 pages
Somehow, a set of deeply conservative assumptions about children--what they're like and how they should be raised--have congealed into the conventional wisdom in our society ...
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Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivation: The Search for Optimal Motivation and ...

Carol Sansone, Judith M. Harackiewicz - Psychology - 2000 - 489 pages
In understanding human behavior, psychologists have long been interested in what motivates specific actions. Debates have pitted extrinsic motivators (e.g. rewards/punishment ...
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Rewards and Intrinsic Motivation: Resolving the Controversy

Judy Cameron - Business & Economics - 2006 - 264 pages
Contrary to popular claims that incentive systems have negative effects in business, education, and other applied settings, this study indicates that rewards can be effectively ...
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