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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Deaf Communities

Bencie Woll and Paddy Ladd.

in The Oxford Handbook of Deaf Studies, Language, and Education, Volume 1, Second Edition

January 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Educational Psychology. 10132 words.

This chapter offers an introduction to the theoretical concepts underlying research on Deaf communities and Deaf culture, including a comparison of early views centering on the image of the...

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Faculty Talk About Teaching at the Community College

Diane L. Finley and Sherry L. Kinslow.

P ublished online September 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology. 8175 words.

This article examines what it means to teach at a community college from the viewpoint of two experienced faculty members. The comprehensive community college holds a unique place in...

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Social Entrepreneurship: Learning Through Community Service

Richard Morfopoulos and Catherine Tyrie.

in The Oxford Handbook of Lifelong Learning

March 2011; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Organizational Psychology; Educational Psychology. 8516 words.

This chapter examines social entrepreneurship as a lifelong learning opportunity. It considers how people engage in, and learn from, social entrepreneurship as children, college students,...

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Kegan’s Theory of Development Applied to Community College Students

Sally Gabb, Howard Tinberg and Ron Weisberger.

in The Oxford Handbook of Lifelong Learning

March 2011; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Organizational Psychology; Educational Psychology. 11361 words.

The current study applies the developmental learning theory of Robert Kegan to the community college classroom. In focusing on the work of community college students, the authors will...

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The Effects of Music in Community and Educational Settings

Susan Hallam and Raymond MacDonald.

in The Oxford Handbook of Music Psychology

January 2016; p ublished online November 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Cognitive Psychology; Social Psychology; Educational Psychology. 6388 words.

It has been recognized through the ages that music can have a very powerful influence on our emotions, moods, and behavior. Alongside the increase in and ease of music listening, there has...

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School Violence

Gordon Capp, Hadass Moore, Ronald Pitner, Aidyn Iachini, Ruth Berkowitz, Ron Avi Astor and Rami Benbenishty.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online February 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology. 8085 words.

School violence can be understood as any behavior that is intended to harm other people at schools or near school grounds. This may include bullying and victimization, or more severe forms...

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Psychology and its Impact on Education in India

Farida Abdulla Khan.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology. 434 words.

This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education. Please check back later for the full article.

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Service Learning and Psychology

Michelle E. Schmidt and Stacey B. Zaremba.

in The Oxford Handbook of Undergraduate Psychology Education

August 2015; p ublished online November 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Educational Psychology. 9042 words.

The goal of this chapter is to provide an overview of service learning as pedagogy for higher education. We begin with an overview of the history and meaning of service learning. We then...

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Disciplinary Initiatives in Psychology Education

Jane S. Halonen.

in The Oxford Handbook of Undergraduate Psychology Education

August 2015; p ublished online March 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Educational Psychology. 5849 words.

The purpose of this chapter is to focus on quality initiatives undertaken by the teaching community in psychology. First, we will look at formal articulation of learning expectations in...

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The ClassMaps Framework for Data-Based, Classwide Classroom Management

Beth Doll, Kristin Jones, Allison Champion, Allison Osborn, Sharon Zumbrunn, Alyssa Collaro and Chelsie Guerrero.

in The Oxford Handbook of School Psychology

February 2011; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Educational Psychology. 10012 words.

Educators in the United States have met the challenge of simultaneously teaching large groups of students using a factory analogy, grouping and tracking strategies, applying principles of...

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Life Stories, Criminal Justice, and Caring Research

Chrissie Rogers.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online July 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Education. 10695 words.

In the context of offenders who have learning difficulties, autism, and/or social, emotional, and mental health problems, their families, and professionals who work with them, caring and...

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Inclusive and Special Education Services in Rural Settings

Jayanthi Narayan and Nibedita Patnaik.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Education. 467 words.

This is an advance summary of a forthcoming article in the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education. Please check back later for the full article.

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Positive Psychology on Campus

Laurie A. Schreiner, Eileen Hulme, Roderick Hetzel and Shane J. Lopez.

in The Oxford Handbook of Positive Psychology

July 2009; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Social Psychology; Educational Psychology. 7212 words.

This chapter synthesizes the research from positive psychology on fulfilled individuals and thriving communities with the research from higher education on student success and institutional...

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Social Emotional Learning and Inclusion in Schools

Laura Sokal and Jennifer Katz.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education

P ublished online March 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Educational Psychology; Health, Education, and Welfare. 9281 words.

Inclusive classrooms provide new opportunities for group membership and creation of effective learning environments. In order to facilitate the success of inclusion as an approach and...

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Humor

Jennifer Hofmann and Willibald Ruch.

in Psychology

P ublished online July 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Cognitive Psychology; Developmental Psychology; Health Psychology; History and Systems in Psychology; Educational Psychology; Social Psychology. 8327 words.

In psychological research, humor and the sense of humor are concepts studied in a variety of fields, such as personality, social, and clinical psychology and education and health...

In and Out of the Classroom

Maricela Correa-Chávez, Heather Mangione and Kaitlin Black.

in The Oxford Handbook of Human Development and Culture

April 2015; p ublished online September 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Developmental Psychology; Educational Psychology. 11437 words.

This chapter examines how teaching and learning is organized in many communities around the world. It contrasts how child learning is organized by Observing and Pitching In (Rogoff et al.,...

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Emerging Sign Languages

Irit Meir, Wendy Sandler, Carol Padden and Mark Aronoff.

in The Oxford Handbook of Deaf Studies, Language, and Education, Vol. 2

June 2010; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Educational Psychology; Developmental Psychology. 10937 words.

Emerging sign languages may be divided into two types: village sign languages and Deaf community sign languages. Village sign languages develop within small communities or villages where...

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Epilogue: What We Know, What We Don’t Know, and What We Should Know

Marc Marschark and Patricia Elizabeth Spencer.

in The Oxford Handbook of Deaf Studies, Language, and Education, Volume 1, Second Edition

January 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Educational Psychology; Developmental Psychology. 2667 words.

Significant new findings about social, psychological, linguistic, and pragmatic aspects of deafness have in some cases confirmed long-held assumptions and beliefs about deaf and...

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The History of Language and Communication Issues in Deaf Education

Donald F. Moores.

in The Oxford Handbook of Deaf Studies, Language, and Education, Vol. 2

June 2010; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Educational Psychology; History and Systems in Psychology. 10892 words.

The oral/manual “methods” controversy arose more than 200 years ago. Although many variations exist, there have been three basic approaches. An “oral” approach concentrates on the...

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Social and Emotional Development of Deaf Children: Family, School, and Program Effects

Rosemary Calderon and Mark T. Greenberg.

in The Oxford Handbook of Deaf Studies, Language, and Education, Volume 1, Second Edition

January 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Educational Psychology; Developmental Psychology. 8617 words.

Healthy social and emotional development is invaluable to life success, but there are challenges to this goal specific to deaf children. Key components of social and emotional development...

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