Handbook of Research on Learning and Instruction
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Handbook of Research on Learning and Instruction

Handbook of Research on Learning and Instruction

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ISBN-13: 9780415804608
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 12/23/2010
Series: Educational Psychology Handbook Series
Pages: 520
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 3.20(d)

About the Author

Richard E. Mayer is Distinguished Professor of Psychology at the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), USA.

Patricia A. Alexander is the Jean Mullan Professor of Literacy and Distinguished Scholar-Teacher in the Department of Human Development and Quantitative Methodology at the University of Maryland, USA.

Table of Contents


About the Editors





1. Introduction to Research on Learning

Richard E. Mayer and Patricia A. Alexander

2. Learning to Read

Emily Fox and Patricia A. Alexander

3. Learning to Write

Susan De La Paz and Deborah McCutchen

4. Learning Mathematics

Ann R. Edwards, Indigo Esmonde, Joseph F. Wagner, and Rachel L. Beattie

5. Learning Science

Richard Hamilton and Richard Duschl

6. Learning History

Linda Levstik

7. Learning a Second Language

Min Wang

8. Learning Motor Skill in Physical Education

Catherine D. Ennis and Ang Chen

9. Learning to Think Critically

Christina R. Bonney and Robert J. Sternberg

10. Learning to Study Strategically

Daniel L. Dinsmore, Emily M. Grossnickle, and Denis Dumas

11. Learning to Self-Monitor and Self-Regulate

Marcel V. J. Veenman

12. Learning with Motivation

Hadley J. Solomon and Eric M. Anderman


13. Introduction to Research on Instruction

Patricia A. Alexander and Richard E. Mayer

14. Instruction Based on Feedback

John Hattie, Mark Gan, and Cameron Brooks

15. Instruction Based on Examples

Alexander Renkl

16. Instruction Based on Self-Explanation

Bethany Rittle-Johnson and Abbey M. Loehr

17. Instruction Based on Peer Interaction

Kathryn R. Wentzel and Deborah Watkins Edelman

18. Instruction Based on Cooperative Learning

Robert E. Slavin

19. Instruction Based on Inquiry

Sofie M. M. Loyens and Remy M. J. P. Rikers

20. Instruction Based on Discussion

P. Karen Murphy, Ian A. G., Wilkinson, Anna O. Soter and Carla M. Firetto

21. Instruction Based on Tutoring

Arthur C. Graesser, Vasile Rus, and Xiangen Hu

22. Instruction Based on Visualizations

Richard E. Mayer

23. Instruction Based on Computer Simulations and Virtual Laboratories

Ton de Jong

24, Instruction Based on Adaptive Learning Technologies

Vincent Aleven, Elizabeth A. McLaughlin, R. Amos Glenn, and Kenneth R. Koedinger

Author Index

Subject Index

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