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Ways of learning by
This book seeks to provide the detail which teachers can make use of in their planning and teaching in order to provide even better opportunities for effective and lasting learning. The first edition of this book has been used widely and has now been revised to include updated information in the existing chapters as well as a new chapter which covers the area of learning difficulties and SEN.
Psychology in education by
This second edition includes new work in the areas of Assessment for Learning and Attachment Theory, as well as reflecting recent changes in Special Educational Needs provision. The text shows how information and ideas drawn from cutting-edge research in educational psychology can be applied to solve the everyday problems of teaching and child development.
Lifespan development by
Provides the most Support for Student Learning and Success Lifespan Development, 7/e by Denise G. Boyd and Helen L. Bee thoroughly and accessibly addresses the most critical concepts of development. Through their engaging writing style, the authors have made more abstract material about developmental theories approachable to students.
OCR AS psychology by
This book offers ideal support for the new specification, developed in partnership with OCR.The Student Book offers engaging material, and support for all options, so students have everything they need in one place.This book is tailored to the specification - we're working closely with the Psychology team at OCR to give you the best support we can.
Learning theories A-Z by
This book is a substantive dictionary of over 500 terms relating to learning theories and environments. Definitions range from approximately 100 to 700 words, and each term is identified by the primary type of learning theory to which it applies.
OCR A-level psychology for a level year 2 by
Helps students easily navigate the core studies and associated themes and perspectives with an organised, accessible approach. Also develops knowledge and understanding of all the Applied Psychology topics, with background, key studies and applications.
Cognitive Psychology by
A wealth of concrete examples and illustrations to help you understand the theories of cognition-driving home both the scientific importance of the theories and their relevance to your daily life.
Use COGLAB: www.CengageBrain.com containing dozens of classic experiments designed to help you learn about cognitive concepts and how the mind works.
Psychology Express: Developmental Psychology (Undergraduate Revision Guide) by
This revision guide provides concise coverage of the central topics within Developmental Psychology, presented within a framework designed to help you focus on assessment and exams. The guide is organised broadly chronologically, but with a topical focus in tune with the majority of courses. Sample questions, assessment advice and exam tips drive the organisation within chapters so you are able to grasp and marshal your thoughts towards revision of the main topics. Features focused on critical thinking, practical applications and key research will offer additional pointers for you in you revision process and exam preparation.
AQA A-level Psychology Book 2 by
Real life examples and practice questions ensure you learn and understand content for all the key topics with the clear, accessible style from Jean-Marc Lawton and Eleanor Willard.
AS Psychology for AQA by
Explore cognitive, developmental, biological and social psychology, and research methods in the social sciences.
Edexcel psychology for A level (Book 1) by
Develop your knowledge of the foundations of modern psychological understanding with this detailed textbook for AS and A level Psychology, with targeted activities and clear explanations to build practical, mathematical and problem-solving skills.
Essential Early Years by
It covers all aspects of Early Years theory and practice and child development in an accessible, comprehensive and highly readable way.
Early Childhood Studies : An Holistic Introduction
The main focus lies in the promotion of children's development, health and well-being. Poverty and cultural issues are amongst the important themes highlighted throughout the book, plus there is new material on parenting, disability and first years at school.
Key Online Resources
Philip Allan Archive Service
Our subscription to Dynamic Learning provides access to the Philip Allan collection of Review journals. Journal access includes Biological Sciences, Business, Chemistry, Economics, English, PE, Physics, Politics, Psychology and Sociology.
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Philip Allan Archive Service user guide
A comprehensive reference source addressing contemporary social issues. Sixty main topics with articles, news, key facts, statistics and much more.
Issues Online user guide
Ebsco Psychology and Behavioural Science
This comprehensive resource is an essential tool for psychologists, counselors, researchers and students, providing extensive full-text coverage for a broad range of subjects in the fields of psychology, behavioral sciences and related disciplines.
Equality and Human Rights Commission
An independent statutory body with the responsibility to encourage equality and diversity, eliminate unlawful discrimination, and protect and promote the human rights of everyone in Britain.
Looks at all aspects of psychology, human behavior and how we are influenced by other people and the social context in which this occurs.