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LINGUIST List 16.1934

Thu Jun 23 2005

Books: Cognitive Science: Blakemore & Frith

Editor for this issue: Tetyana Sydorenko <tanyalinguistlist.org>


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        1.    Jamie O'Brien, The Learning Brain: Blakemore & Frith


Message 1: The Learning Brain: Blakemore & Frith
Date: 23-Jun-2005
From: Jamie O'Brien <jobrienbos.blackwellpublishing.com>
Subject: The Learning Brain: Blakemore & Frith


Title: The Learning Brain
Subtitle: Lessons for Education
Published: 2005
Publisher: Blackwell Publishing
                http://www.blackwellpublishing.com

Author: Uta Frith, University College London
Author: Sarah-Jayne Blakemore, University College London
Hardback: ISBN: 1405106220 Pages: 224 Price: U.K. £ 50.00
Paperback: ISBN: 1405124016 Pages: 224 Price: U.S. $ 24.95
Paperback: ISBN: 1405124016 Pages: 224 Price: U.K. £ 16.99
Hardback: ISBN: 1405106220 Pages: 224 Price: U.S. $ 59.95
Abstract:

In this groundbreaking book, two leading authorities in the field review
what we really know about how and when the brain learns, and consider the
implications of this knowledge for educational policy and practice.


pioneering book in emerging field from two leading authorities;

reviews in an accessible style what we know about how and when the brain
learns;

draws out the implications of this knowledge for educational policy and
practice;

covers studies on learning during the whole of development, including
adulthood;

looks at what we can learn from brain research about children with learning
difficulties, and how this can inform remedial education.

Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science

Written In: English (ENG )

See this book announcement on our website:
http://linguistlist.org/get-book.html?BookID=15393


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