BN.com Gift Guide

Emotional Literacy: To Be a Different Kind of Smart / Edition 1

Paperback (Print)
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $1.99
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 92%)
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (15) from $1.99   
  • New (3) from $13.00   
  • Used (12) from $1.99   

Overview

The author offers jargon-free language, sidebar notes, and handy chapter summaries to help teachers foster the development of emotional literacy.

Read More Show Less

Editorial Reviews

Robert Garmston

"Timely and useful. Provides clear and practical strategies to help young people and adults achieve successful and satisfying lives by understanding and managing emotions."

Pat Wolfe

"Emotional Literacy offers a concise and practical application of the social skills needed to be a productive, fulfilled member of society. This must-read is for everyone concerned about the development of the whole child."

Robert Garmston
"Timely and useful. Provides clear and practical strategies to help young people and adults achieve successful and satisfying lives by understanding and managing emotions."
Pat Wolfe

"Emotional Literacy offers a concise and practical application of the social skills needed to be a productive, fulfilled member of society. This must-read is for everyone concerned about the development of the whole child."

Booknews
A textbook for teachers on the development of emotional literacy in children. Five major areas are covered: the background and research, understanding and managing emotion, communication skills and rapport building, developing an internal emotional coach, and implications. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780803968240
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications
  • Publication date: 1/28/1999
  • Series: One-off Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 176
  • Product dimensions: 7.00 (w) x 9.90 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Emotional Literacy
Foundations and Background
Defining Emotional Intelligence and Emotional Literacy
Understanding the Triune Brain
Managing Emotions
Self-Awareness and Anchoring
Communicating through Reframing and Positive Intentionality
Reflective Listening and Overcoming Reactive Responses
Nonverbal Clues
The Dance of Silent Communication
Maintaining Important Relationships
Assertion and Apology
Learning from Experience
Self-Coaching
The Power of Vision
Identifying Outcomes
Attribution Theory
Foundations of Self-Esteem
Effects of Emotional Literacy
Some Final Thoughts
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)