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Claxton, Guy

Works: 77 works in 279 publications in 1 language and 8,519 library holdings
Genres: History  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Dictionaries 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: QP398, 370.11
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Publications about Guy Claxton
Publications by Guy Claxton
Most widely held works by Guy Claxton
New kinds of smart how the science of learnable intelligence is changing education by Bill Lucas( file )
9 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,042 libraries worldwide
New Kinds of Smart presents the most important of these changes to practising teachers and educators, and invites them to think about their implications for school
Hare brain, tortoise mind : why intelligence increases when you think less by Guy Claxton( Book )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and held by 1,015 libraries worldwide
"In Hare Brain, Tortoise Mind, psychologist Guy Claxton makes an appeal to be less analytical and let our creativity have free rein. He argues compellingly that the mind works best when we trust our unconscious, or "undermind" - a cool, intelligent resource that needs only time and receptivity to function. Claxton also pushes for a reevaluation of society's obsession with results-oriented thinking and problem-solving under pressure." "Packed with interesting anecdotes, a dozen puzzles to test your reasoning, and the latest related research, Hare Brain, Tortoise Mind is an uplifting, stimulating read that focuses on a new kind of well-being, cognition, and problem-solving."--BOOK JACKET
Wise up : the challenge of lifelong learning by Guy Claxton( Book )
12 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 653 libraries worldwide
The wayward mind : an intimate history of the unconscious by Guy Claxton( Book )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 618 libraries worldwide
Learning for life in the 21st century : sociocultural perspectives on the future of education by C. Gordon Wells( Book )
15 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 490 libraries worldwide
The 20 eminent contributors to this volume present new thinking on education across the boundaries of school, home, work and community
Growth points in cognition ( Book )
5 editions published in 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 447 libraries worldwide
Cognitive psychology : new directions ( Book )
10 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 441 libraries worldwide
The intuitive practitioner : on the value of not always knowing what one is doing ( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 332 libraries worldwide
"Much of the time, experienced professionals in both education and other fields cannot explain what they are doing, or tell you what they know; and students cannot articulate their learning. Yet professional development and practice are often discussed as if conscious understanding and deliberation are of the essence. The Intuitive Practitioner tackles this apparent paradox head on, and explores the dynamic relationship between reason and intuition in the context of professional practice. Focusing mainly on the professional world of the teacher, but with illustrative discussions of medical and business practice, the contributors delicately unpick the vexed and neglected nature of intuition, and demonstrate the vital role it plays in the development of professional judgement and expertise."--BOOK JACKET
Creativity, wisdom, and trusteeship : exploring the role of education ( Book )
6 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 290 libraries worldwide
Creativity and wisdom as fields of scholarship and as they relate to classroom practice are the focuses of this volume. A distinguished group of educators and scholars examine the topic
The little ed book by Guy Claxton( Book )
7 editions published between 1978 and 2012 in English and held by 254 libraries worldwide
Being a teacher : a positive approach to change and stress by Guy Claxton( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 250 libraries worldwide
Jordy set out to impress a girl, not make a complete fool of himself
Beyond therapy : the impact of eastern religions on psychological theory and practice ( Book )
8 editions published between 1986 and 1996 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
The heart of Buddhism : practical wisdom for an agitated world by Guy Claxton( Book )
14 editions published between 1990 and 2001 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
Teaching to learn : a direction for education by Guy Claxton( Book )
6 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 210 libraries worldwide
Liberating the learner : lessons for professional development in education ( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
The quality of children's learning in school is dependent on the style of a teacher's approach and the learning environment he or she creates. This, in turn, is a reflection of teachers' own beliefs, anxieties and enthusiasms about learning, often gained through their own educational experiences. This edited volume provides a new framework for exploring teachers' views on a whole range of professional issues, such as the nature of teaching and learning, the needs of students, and their own abilities as learners. Within this is presented a variety of case studies which illustrate how teachers' views impact upon students' learning. The conclusions drawn from this study can be used in a practical way to assist teachers' professional development throughout their career. All teacher trainers and mentors who take seriously their role of helping children to be resourceful, resilient and reflective learners will find this book of valuable assistance
Wholly human : Western and Eastern visions of the self and its perfection by Guy Claxton( Book )
4 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 191 libraries worldwide
What's the point of school? : rediscovering the heart of education by Guy Claxton( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 178 libraries worldwide
Blending down-to-earth examples with the latest advances in brain science, this book offers inspiration for teachers, parents, and readers of all backgrounds to join a practical revolution and foster in the next generation a natural curiosity and the spirit of adventure
Live and learn : an introduction to the psychology of growth and change in everyday life by Guy Claxton( Book )
12 editions published between 1984 and 1992 in English and held by 167 libraries worldwide
Learning and teaching where worldviews meet ( Book )
4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 131 libraries worldwide
The creative thinking plan : how to generate ideas and solve problems in your work and life by Guy Claxton( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 121 libraries worldwide
Authors explain what 'creativity' is and how creative thinking can be learned. Making use of exercises and case studies, the authors demonstrate essential skills for the workplace and show how developing creative ability can help us achieve harmony, balance and personal success in our lives
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controlled identity Anand Ageha, Swami

Anand Ageha Swami
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