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Beyond the Tyranny of TestingRelational Evaluation in Education

Beyond the Tyranny of Testing: Relational Evaluation in Education

Kenneth J. Gergen and Scherto R. Gill

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780190872762
eISBN:
9780197529225
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190872762.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Practices of assessment in education are byproducts of a bygone era. When testing and grades become the very goals of education, learning suffers, along with the well-being of students and teachers. ... More

Cognitive Skills You Need for the 21st Century

Cognitive Skills You Need for the 21st Century

Stephen K. Reed

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780197529003
eISBN:
9780197529034
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197529003.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Cognitive Skills You Need for the 21st Century begins with the Future of Jobs Report 2018 of the World Economic Forum that describes trending skills through the year 2022. To assist with the ... More

Coming of AgeThe Neurobiology and Psychobiology of Puberty and Adolescence

Coming of Age: The Neurobiology and Psychobiology of Puberty and Adolescence

Cheryl L. Sisk and Russell D. Romeo

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780195314373
eISBN:
9780197507094
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195314373.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Developmental Psychology

The purpose of this book is to explore the neurobiology and psychobiology underlying puberty and adolescence. It tells the story of how contemporary neuroscience has come to make significant ... More

Exploring the Complexities of Human Action

Exploring the Complexities of Human Action

Catherine Raeff

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
July 2020
ISBN:
9780190050436
eISBN:
9780190050467
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190050436.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Exploring the Complexities of Human Action offers a bold theoretical framework for thinking systematically and integratively about what people do as they go about their complex lives in all corners ... More

Geographies of Campus InequalityMapping the Diverse Experiences of First-Generation Students

Geographies of Campus Inequality: Mapping the Diverse Experiences of First-Generation Students

Janel E. Benson and Elizabeth M. Lee

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190848156
eISBN:
9780190848187
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190848156.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

In efforts to improve equity, selective college campuses are increasingly focused on recruiting and retaining first-generation students—those whose parents have not graduated from college. In ... More

Handbook of Political Violence and ChildrenPsychosocial Effects, Intervention, and Prevention Policy

Handbook of Political Violence and Children: Psychosocial Effects, Intervention, and Prevention Policy

Charles W. Greenbaum, Muhammad M. Haj-Yahia, and Carolyn Hamilton (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190874551
eISBN:
9780190874582
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190874551.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Developmental Psychology

A major goal of this volume is to create a forum for the integration of three areas: theory and research on the effects of exposure to political violence (EPV), intervention to aid victims of EPV, ... More

How Children Invented HumanityThe Role of Development in Human Evolution

How Children Invented Humanity: The Role of Development in Human Evolution

David F. Bjorklund

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780190066864
eISBN:
9780190066895
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190066864.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology

Infants and children are the often-ignored heroes when it comes to understanding human evolution. Evolutionary pressures acted upon the young of our ancestors more powerfully than on adults. Changes ... More

Immigrant JapanMobility and Belonging in an Ethno-nationalist Society

Immigrant Japan: Mobility and Belonging in an Ethno-nationalist Society

Gracia Liu-Farrer

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781501748622
eISBN:
9781501748646
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501748622.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Immigrant Japan? Sounds like a contradiction, but as this book shows, millions of immigrants make their lives in Japan, dealing with the tensions between belonging and not belonging in this ... More

Mastering Industrial-Organizational PsychologyTraining Issues for Master's Level I-O Psychologists

Mastering Industrial-Organizational Psychology: Training Issues for Master's Level I-O Psychologists

Elizabeth L. Shoenfelt (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190071141
eISBN:
9780197529218
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190071141.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

In this book, faculty from top-ranked industrial-organizational (I-O) master’s programs provide best practices and discuss important topics for the training of master’s-level I-O psychologists. The ... More

The Psychology of Property Law

The Psychology of Property Law

Stephanie M. Stern and Daphna Lewinsohn-Zamir

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781479835683
eISBN:
9781479857623
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479835683.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The Psychology of Property Law considers how research in psychology offers new perspectives on property rules and doctrines, and suggests avenues of reform. The book explains how assumptions about ... More

Sentence First, Arguments AfterwardEssays in Language and Learning

Sentence First, Arguments Afterward: Essays in Language and Learning

Lila Gleitman

Jeffrey Lidz (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780199828098
eISBN:
9780197510438
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199828098.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This book collects the most significant papers written by Lila R. Gleitman, spanning 50 years of research on language and its acquisition. The book traces the roots of developmental psycholinguistics ... More

Stories Changing LivesNarratives and Paths toward Social Change

Stories Changing Lives: Narratives and Paths toward Social Change

Corinne Squire (ed.)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780190864750
eISBN:
9780190864781
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190864750.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Personal narratives’ relation to social change is a frequent topic in the narrative-psychological and wider narrative social science literature. It is, indeed, a driving interest for many of those ... More

Teams That WorkThe Seven Drivers of Team Effectiveness

Teams That Work: The Seven Drivers of Team Effectiveness

Scott Tannenbaum and Eduardo Salas

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780190056964
eISBN:
9780190056995
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190056964.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Why do some teams thrive, while others struggle? If you are a team leader, team member, senior leader, or consultant, you need to know what really drives team effectiveness. Many books and ... More

ThreatsIntimidation and Its Discontents

Threats: Intimidation and Its Discontents

David P. Barash

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
August 2020
ISBN:
9780190055295
eISBN:
9780197523209
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190055295.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Evolutionary Psychology

This book studies situations in which individuals threaten each other or feel threatened by society, and often respond in ways that threaten social stability in turn. Animals also engage in all sorts ... More

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