The Art and Science of Brief Psychotherapies

A Practitioner's Guide, Third Edition

Author: Mantosh J. Dewan, M.D.,Brett N. Steenbarger, Ph.D.,Roger P. Greenberg, Ph.D.

Publisher: American Psychiatric Pub

ISBN: 161537079X

Category: Medical

Page: 397

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"12 Time-Limited Dynamic Psychotherapy: An Integrative Perspective " -- "Part III Special Topics " -- "13 Telepsychiatry " -- "14 Internet-Based Brief Therapies " -- "15 Evaluating Competence in Brief Psychotherapy " -- "Part IV Putting It All Together " -- "16 Doing Therapy, Briefly: Overview and Synthesis " -- "Index

Third International Handbook of Mathematics Education

Author: M.A. (Ken) Clements,Alan Bishop,Christine Keitel-Kreidt,Jeremy Kilpatrick,Frederick Koon-Shing Leung

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1461446848

Category: Mathematics

Page: 1120

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The four sections in this Third International Handbook are concerned with: (a) social, political and cultural dimensions in mathematics education; (b) mathematics education as a field of study; (c) technology in the mathematics curriculum; and (d) international perspectives on mathematics education. These themes are taken up by 84 internationally-recognized scholars, based in 26 different nations. Each of section is structured on the basis of past, present and future aspects. The first chapter in a section provides historical perspectives (“How did we get to where we are now?”); the middle chapters in a section analyze present-day key issues and themes (“Where are we now, and what recent events have been especially significant?”); and the final chapter in a section reflects on policy matters (“Where are we going, and what should we do?”). Readership: Teachers, mathematics educators, ed.policy makers, mathematicians, graduate students, undergraduate students. Large set of authoritative, international authors.​

Handbook of Child Psychology and Developmental Science, Socioemotional Processes

Author: N.A

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118953878

Category: Psychology

Page: 1120

View: 4854


The essential reference for human development theory, updatedand reconceptualized The Handbook of Child Psychology and DevelopmentalScience, a four-volume reference, is the field-defining work towhich all others are compared. First published in 1946, and now inits Seventh Edition, the Handbook has long been consideredthe definitive guide to the field of developmental science. Volume 3: Social, Emotional, and Personality Developmentpresentsup-to-date knowledge and theoretical understanding of theseveral facets of social, emotional and personality processes. Thevolume emphasizes that any specific processes, function, orbehavior discussed in the volume co-occurs alongside and isinextricably affected by the dozens of other processes, functions,or behaviors that are the focus of other researchers' work. As aresult, the volume underscores the importance of a focus on thewhole developing child and his or her sociocultural and historicalenvironment. Understand the multiple processes that are interrelated inpersonality development Discover the individual, cultural, social, and economicprocesses that contribute to the social, emotional, and personalitydevelopment of individuals Learn about the several individual and contextual contributionsto the development of such facets of the individual as morality,spirituality, or aggressive/violent behavior Study the processes that contribute to the development ofgender, sexuality, motivation, and social engagement The scholarship within this volume and, as well, across the fourvolumes of this edition, illustrate that developmental science isin the midst of a very exciting period. There is a paradigm shiftthat involves increasingly greater understanding of how todescribe, explain, and optimize the course of human life fordiverse individuals living within diverse contexts. ThisHandbook is the definitive reference for educators,policy-makers, researchers, students, and practitioners in humandevelopment, psychology, sociology, anthropology, andneuroscience.

Books in Print

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: American literature

Page: N.A

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Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.

Computer Science Illuminated

Author: Nell B. Dale,John Lewis

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 9780763741495

Category: Computers

Page: 636

View: 6486


This text offers students on the dynamic and diverse field of computer science. [In the text, the authors] provide [an] overview of the many aspects of the discipline from a generic view point. Separate program language chapters are available as bundle items for those instructors who would like to explore a particular programming language with their students. The many layers of computing are thoroughly explained beginning with the information layer, working through the hardware, programming, operating systems, application, and communication layers, and ending with a discussion on the limitations of computing. [It is] for introductory computing and computer science courses. [It is also for] computer science majors with a solid foundation for further study, and offers non majors a comprehensive and complete introduction to computing.