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|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Diane H Tracey; Lesley Mandel Morrow
|ISBN:||9781462504701 1462504701 9781462504732 1462504736|
|Notes:||"Subject Areas/Keywords: behaviorism, cognitive processing, constructivism, educational psychology, literacy development, literacy instruction, models, reading, research methods, social learning, teaching, theories, theorists, theory. Description: This widely adopted text explores key theories and models that frame reading instruction and research. Readers learn why theory matters in designing and implementing high-quality instruction and research; how to critically evaluate the assumptions and beliefs that guide their own work; and what can be gained by looking at reading through multiple theoretical lenses. For each theoretical model, classroom applications are brought to life with engaging vignettes and teacher reflections. Research applications are discussed and illustrated with descriptions of exemplary studies"-- Provided by publisher.
Erscheint: Mai 2012.
|Contents:||1. Introduction to Theories and Models. 2. Early Roots: Early Theories and Models Applicable to Reading. 3. Behaviorism: The Dominant Educational Theory for 50 Years (1900 -1950s). 4. Constructivism (1920s - Present). 5. Theories of Literacy Development (1930s - Present). 6. Social Learning Perspectives (1960s - Present). 7. Cognitive-Processing Perspectives. 8. Putting It All Together. Appendix A. Summary Chart: Onset of Presented Theoretical Perspectives Affecting Literacy Education. Appendix B. Summary of Theories Presented and Sample Representative Instructional Practices.|
|Responsibility:||Diane H. Tracey, Lesley Mandel Morrow.|
"An indispensable resource for graduate students in reading education who are striving to understand the relationships among theory, research, and effective instructional practices. The text provides