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Perspectives on Learning (Thinking about Education)
Perspectives on Learning (Thinking about Education)
by Dc Phillips
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Protein Transcription is a key element of cellular and organ regulation. This volume covers structure and function of all major elements associated with transcription. *Mechanism of RNA polymerase I Transcription *Structure and function of RNA Polymerase... (read more)

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Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life
Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life
by Karen Armstrong
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In this important and thought-provoking work, Karen Armstrong—one of the most original thinkers on the role of religion in the modern world—provides an impassioned and practical guide to helping us make the world a more compassionate place. &#... (read more)

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Focus: The Hidden Driver of Excellence
Focus: The Hidden Driver of Excellence
by Daniel Goleman
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The author of the international bestseller Emotional Intelligence returns with a groundbreaking look at today's scarcest resource and the secret to high performance and fulfillment: attention. For more than two decades, psychologist and journalist Daniel... (read more)

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Happiness Advantage (10 Edition)
Happiness Advantage (10 Edition)
by Shawn Achor
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Shawn Achor is the winner of over a dozen distinguished teaching awards at Harvard University, where he delivered lectures on positive psychology in the most popular class at Harvard. Shawn has become one of the world's leading expert on the connection... (read more)

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How People Learn: Brain, Mind, Experience, and School
How People Learn: Brain, Mind, Experience, and School
by John Bransford
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An expanded edition of a resource in which new research about the mind, the brain, and the processes of learning are applied to questions regarding curricula, classroom settings, and teaching methods. Drawing on the findings from many branches of... (read more)

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Compassion
Compassion
by Donald P. Mcneill
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In this provocative essay on that least understood virtue, compassion, the authors challenge themselves and us with these questions: Where do we place compassion in our lives? Is it enough to live a life in which we hurt one another as little as possible?... (read more)

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A Mind at a Time: America's Top Learning Expert Shows How Every Child Can Succeed
A Mind at a Time: America's Top Learning Expert Shows How Every Child Can Succeed
by Melvin D Levine
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Howard Gardner John H. and Elisabeth A. Hobbs Professor in Cognition and Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education; author of The Disciplined Mind and Frames of Mind A Mind at a Time is a wide-ranging exploration of the myriad ways in which... (read more)

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Smart Moves: Why Learning Is Not All in Your Head
Smart Moves: Why Learning Is Not All in Your Head
by Carla Hannaford
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Neurophysiologist and educator Dr. Carla Hannaford brings the latest insights from scientific research to questions that affect learners of all ages. Examining the body's role in learning, from infancy through adulthood she presents the mounting... (read more)

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Peak Learning: How to Create Your Own Lifelong Education Program for Personal Enjoyment and Professional Success
Peak Learning: How to Create Your Own Lifelong Education Program for Personal Enjoyment and Professional Success
by Ronald Gross
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For more than twenty years and in more than fifteen books, Ronald Gross's pioneering ideas on the potential of the human mind have captivated tens of thousands. He lives in Great Neck, New York.... (read more)

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Psychology of Learning and Behavior (5TH 02 Edition)
Psychology of Learning and Behavior (5TH 02 Edition)
by Barry Schwartz
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Barry Schwartz, Steven Robbins, and new coauthor Edward Wasserman offer students an engaging introduction to the basic principles of Pavlovian conditioning, operant conditioning, and comparative cognition. The text's critical approach exposes students to... (read more)

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Humilitas (11 Edition)
Humilitas (11 Edition)
by John Dickson
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Speaker and historian John Dickson shows how the virtue of humility was an important character trait for the 'greats' of history and figures prominently in the findings of psychology and sociology. Developing humility can transform your personal... (read more)

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Our Minds Our Memories (11 Edition)
Our Minds Our Memories (11 Edition)
by Jeanne Ellis Ormrod
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For students taking courses in educational psychology, introductory psychology, or study skills, as well as anyone interested in thinking, learning, and memory.   An engaging and conversational book about the basics of human thought and memory... (read more)

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Human Nature: a Reader (12 Edition)
Human Nature: a Reader (12 Edition)
by Joel J. Kupperman
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This anthology provides a set of distinctive, influential views that explore the mysteries of human nature from a variety of perspectives. It can be read on its own, or in conjunction with Joel Kuppermans text, Theories of Human Nature.... (read more)

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Learning and Memory (2ND 14 Edition)
Learning and Memory (2ND 14 Edition)
by Gluck
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Gluck, Mercado and Myers breakthrough first edition brought a long overdue modern perspective to the learning and memory textbook.  It was the first book for the course developed from page one to account for the growing importance of neuroscience in... (read more)

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Learning and Menory (08 Edition)
Learning and Menory (08 Edition)
by Howard Eichenbaum
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In Learning andamp; Memory, leading researcher Howard Eichenbaum provides a new-fashioned synthesis of the contemporary learning and memory fields. Utilizing three key strategies, the book achieves this synthesis by first taking an interdisciplinary... (read more)

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Human Learning (6TH 12 - Old Edition)
Human Learning (6TH 12 - Old Edition)
by Jeanne Ellis Ormrod
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This highly respected, market-leading textbook on learning theories applied to education prepares pre-service teachers and other educators with a unique and meaningful learning experience. The sixth edition of Human Learning covers a broad-range of... (read more)

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Schools for Thought : a Science of Learning in the Classroom (93 Edition)
Schools for Thought : a Science of Learning in the Classroom (93 Edition)
by John T. Bruer
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If we want to improve educational opportunities and outcomes for all children, we must start applying what we know about mental functioning -- how children think, learn, and remember in our schools. We must apply cognitive science in the classroom... (read more)

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Making Thinking Visible: How To Promote Engagement, Understanding, and Independence for All Learners - With DVD (11 Edition)
Making Thinking Visible: How To Promote Engagement, Understanding, and Independence for All Learners - With DVD (11 Edition)
by Ron Ritchhart
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How can classrooms become places of intellectual stimulation where learning is viewed not in test scores but in the development of individuals who can think, plan, create, question, and engage independently as learners? Making Thinking Visible offers... (read more)

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The Essentials of Conditioning and Learning
The Essentials of Conditioning and Learning
by Michael Domjan
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Domjan (psychology, University of Texas-Austin) offers a concise summary of the essentials of conditioning and learning, for students and professionals. The book can serve as the primary source for an introductory course on conditioning and learning... (read more)

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Learning and Memory
Learning and Memory
by David A. Lieberman
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Lieberman's (psychology, U. of Stirling, Scotland) introductory text on learning and memory teaches a deep understanding of fundamental ideas rather than a breadth of topics. Topics include Pavlov and classical conditioning; phobias and addictions... (read more)

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