2 edition of Western Psychological and Educational Theory in Diverse Contexts found in the catalog.
Western Psychological and Educational Theory in Diverse Contexts
October 10, 2007
Written in English
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Strongly committed to psychology education at all levels, she is a former president of APA's Div. 2 (Society for the Teaching of Psychology); she has held a . religious persons and their contexts. The Western Theoretical Tradition Although rarely acknowledged in the discipline, Western psychological theories of all types have some distinctly Western ideas that affect the study of religion. That is to say, Western psychologists typically make unproven assumptions about what theorizing is and how it.
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Book Description This book examines aspects of Western psychological and educational theory in relation to educational practice around the world, and considers the extent to which current understandings are truly applicable to a range of diverse settings.
Summary: Examines aspects of Western psychological and educational theory in relation to educational practice around the world, and considers the extent to which current understandings are truly applicable to a range of diverse settings.
Western Psychological and Educational Theory in Diverse Contexts by Editor-Julian Elliott; Editor-Elena Grigorenko. Routledge, Vygotsky’s theory lies the understanding of human cognition and learn-ing as social and cultural rather than individual phenomena.
During his tragically short lifetime Vygotsky developed this central thesis in a vari-ety of areas including the theory of child development and educational psychology. (). Are western educational theories and practices truly universal.
Comparative Education: Vol. 43, Western Psychological and Educational Theory and Practice in Diverse Contexts, pp. Cited by: They leverage educational theory and practice based on the latest research related to human development to understand the emotional, cognitive, and social aspects of human learning.
Educational psychology can influence programs, curricula, and lesson development, as well as classroom management approaches. Psychotherapy and psychological interventions are practiced across diverse cultural and health settings, for a variety of emotional distress and among very heterogeneous groups of people.
Different schools of psychotherapy exist and are employed across regions, contexts. This essay shall seek to describe some of the fundamental tenants of African and Western Psychology. This will be done by highlighting and compering. As a result, theories of leadership can be considered emergent, dynamic, and subject to further evolution.
In fact, every theory of educational leadership is subject to investigation by researchers in educational centers, schools, and university settings who seek to better understand the dynamics of leadership in a variety of educational contexts. BACKGROUND. A series of trials (e.g., Hiatt et al., ) to increase mammography use in low-income, multiethnic communities led members of this research team to question the cross-cultural appropriateness of concepts and measures associated with the five behavioral theory constructs commonly used to explain and influence cancer screening: (a) intention (behavioral plans that.
Educational Learning Theories edited by Molly Y. Zhou Dalton State College David Brown Dalton State College December, This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike International license (CC BY-NC-SA).
Cite the book: Zhou, M., & Brown, D. (Eds.). Educational learning theories. KEY WORDS: culture, theory, identity education, immigration, diversity ABSTRACT Psychological theories and research often assume nations are culturally homogeneous and stable.
But global demographic, political, and economic changes and massive immigration have sparked new scholarly and policy interest in cultural diversity and change within. Learning theories and Learning-theory research provide important insights into what makes students effective and efficient learners.
While expanding our knowledge of broad theories as a central focus continues to diminish, present-day researchers typically embrace one or more of four foundational learning-theory domains.
Contexts of Being is the conceptual culmination of Stolorow and Atwood's earlier studies, giving them a forum to explain why the perspective of intersubjectivity cannot be reduced to a clinical sensibility that can be grafted onto existing psychoanalytic theory.
Rather, the authors argue, the intersubjective perspective has methodological and Reviews: 4. by a variety of theories that relate to various aspects of child development and learning – such as emotional and psychological development, cognitive and physical development, language and social development, play, autonomy and independence.
In Western countries the major theorists can include Erikson, Bowlby. Social constructionism is a theory of knowledge in sociology and communication theory that examines the development of jointly-constructed understandings of the world that form the basis for shared assumptions about theory centers on the notion that meanings are developed in coordination with others rather than separately within each individual.
Community Psychology: Individuals and Interventions in Community Context Article Literature Review (PDF Available) in Annual Review of Psychology 60(1).
Three themes are often identified with Vygotsky’s ideas of sociocultural learning: (1) human development and learning originate in social, historical, and cultural interactions, (2) use of psychological tools, particularly language, mediate development of higher mental functions, and (3) learning occurs within the Zone of Proximal Development.
Personality psychology attempts to study similarities and differences in these patterns among different people and groups. The study of personality began with Hippocrates’ theory of humorism, which argued that personality traits are based on four separate temperaments associated with four fluids (“ humors ”) of the body.
Learning theory and research have long been the province of education and psychology, but what is now known about how people learn comes from research in many different disciplines.
This chapter of the Teaching Guide introduces three central learning theories, as well as relevant research from the fields of neuroscience, anthropology, cognitive.
Psychological Perspectives on Leadership BY Jennifer n and Jessica y EXCERPTED FROM Handbook of Leadership Theory and Practice: A Harvard Business School Centennial Colloquium Edited by Nitin Nohria and Rakesh Khurana Harvard Business Press Boston,Massachusetts ISBN BC. context and revisit the notion of social change when we conduct practice.
In the following sections, I review recent developments in psychoanalytic theory concerning diversity, appli-cations of psychoanalytic theory in community intervention, and then describe two vignettes, one from psychoanalytic psychotherapy and one from a community.
A survey of a sample of teacher educators, most of whom received postgraduate training in Western countries, was conducted in order to ascertain the extent to which Western theories are adopted or adapted in teacher education and educational research practices at the Institute of Education in Singapore.