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Study & learning skills: general books

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Learning from the Learners Successful College Students Share Their Effective Learning Habits by Elizabeth Berry Learning from the Learners Successful College Students Share Their Effective Learning Habits

Learning from the Learners: Successful College Students Share Their Effective Learning Habits is based on what expert students tell us about what they - as learners - do to succeed. Themes include student success, academic challenges, diversity, pedagogy, and technology...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/11/2017

Sentence-Combining Workbook by Lisa (San Francisco State University) Metge-Egan, Leslie (Pasadena City College) Roberts, Mari Caro, Pam Altman Sentence-Combining Workbook
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You've heard that practice makes perfect, yes? Practice definitely leads to improvement and builds confidence--and that's why this workbook is useful. SENTENCE-COMBINING WORKBOOK uses sentence-combining techniques to help you develop confidence in your writing. Each unit focuses on a sentence-level...
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/11/2017

Studying with Dyslexia by Janet Godwin Studying with Dyslexia

As a dyslexic/SpLD student you have a unique learning style. Understanding this can help you take control and study in a way that is most effective to you. Full of practical advice and visual examples, this friendly book will give...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/11/2017

The Composition of Everyday Life, Brief by John (Kent State University at Geauga) Metz, John (Miami University) Mauk The Composition of Everyday Life, Brief
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Encouraging you to be an inventive thinker and writer, THE COMPOSITION OF EVERYDAY LIFE, Brief, connects the act of writing to your daily life. It helps you to uncover meaning, rethink the world around you and invent ideas. With more...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/11/2017

The Composition of Everyday Life, Concise by John (Kent State University at Geauga) Metz, John (Miami University) Mauk The Composition of Everyday Life, Concise
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Encouraging you to be an inventive thinker and writer, THE COMPOSITION OF EVERYDAY LIFE, Concise, connects the act of writing to your daily life. It helps you to uncover meaning, rethink the world around you and invent ideas. With 36...
Format: Paperback - Released: 10/11/2017

Learning from the Learners Successful College Students Share Their Effective Learning Habits by Elizabeth Berry Learning from the Learners Successful College Students Share Their Effective Learning Habits

Learning from the Learners: Successful College Students Share Their Effective Learning Habits is based on what expert students tell us about what they - as learners - do to succeed. Themes include student success, academic challenges, diversity, pedagogy, and technology...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

Playing to Learn with Reacting to the Past Research on High Impact, Active Learning Practices by C. Edward Watson Playing to Learn with Reacting to the Past Research on High Impact, Active Learning Practices

This book provides classroom practice and research studies that verify Reacting to the Past (RTTP)-a student-centered, active learning pedagogy that provides college students and faculty unique teaching and learning opportunities-as a high impact practice for student learning and engagement.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Critical Thinking Your Guide to Effective Argument, Successful Analysis and Independent Study by Tom Chatfield Critical Thinking Your Guide to Effective Argument, Successful Analysis and Independent Study

Your personal toolkit for critical thinking provides a power pack of resources, teaching you what critical engagement is, and what thinking and writing skills you need to master to succeed in your essays and coursework.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/11/2017

Critical Thinking Your Guide to Effective Argument, Successful Analysis and Independent Study by Tom Chatfield Critical Thinking Your Guide to Effective Argument, Successful Analysis and Independent Study

Your personal toolkit for critical thinking provides a power pack of resources, teaching you what critical engagement is, and what thinking and writing skills you need to master to succeed in your essays and coursework.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2017

Action Research in Practice A Beginner's Guide by Gill Coleman Action Research in Practice A Beginner's Guide


Format: Paperback - Released: 30/10/2017

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Getting Critical by Kate Williams Getting Critical

This guide shows how a 'critical' approach is fundamental to all aspects of study from start to finish. It gives practical advice and models for critical thinking and writing, and real examples from students' work. The layout is varied and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/12/2017

How to Write Better Essays by Bryan Greetham How to Write Better Essays

This book takes the reader through each stage of the essay writing process, from the interpretation of the question, to the research, planning and revision. They are shown not just how to improve their study skills such as note-taking, reading,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/01/2018

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How to Analyze Data by Catrin Radcliffe How to Analyze Data

This accessible guide is an ideal starter for students who are puzzled by statistics and quantitative data analysis. Its step-by-step approach helps students work out what is required of them and which form of analysis they need in order to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/09/2017

How To Write Your First Thesis by Paul Gruba, Justin Zobel How To Write Your First Thesis
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Many courses and degrees require that students write a short thesis. This book guides students through their first experience of producing a thesis and undertaking original research. Written by experienced researchers and advisors, the book sets out signposts and tasks...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/09/2017

Faculty Members' Scholarly Learning Across Institutional Types ASHE Higher Education Report by Vicki L. Baker, Aimee LaPointe Terosky, Edna Martinez Faculty Members' Scholarly Learning Across Institutional Types ASHE Higher Education Report
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Explore an important, yet understudied concept: faculty scholarly learning. Taking a broad view, this volume explains how scholarly learning is defined and conceptualized by scholars.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/09/2017

Barron's Strategies and Practice for the PSAT/NMSQT, 2nd Edition by Brian Stewart Barron's Strategies and Practice for the PSAT/NMSQT, 2nd Edition


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2017

How to Get Research Published in Journals by Abby Day How to Get Research Published in Journals

Now in its second edition, this internationally best-selling book has been revised and updated. It focuses on helping people overcome some of the most common obstacles to successful publication. Lack of time? An unconscious fear of rejection? Conflicting priorities? In...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/08/2017

Get a Better Grade Seven Steps to Excellent Essays and Assignments by Mal Leicester, Denise Taylor Get a Better Grade Seven Steps to Excellent Essays and Assignments
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A seven-step toolkit to help you produce winning essay and assignments, build your confidence and improve your grades.
Format: Hardback - Released: 18/08/2017

Developing Creative Thinking Skills An Introduction for Learners by Brad (University of Minnesota, USA) Hokanson Developing Creative Thinking Skills An Introduction for Learners
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Based on over fifteen years of groundbreaking research, Developing Creative Thinking Skills helps learners demonstrably increase their own creative thinking skills. Focusing on divergent thinking, twelve inventive chapters build one's capacity to generate a wide range of ideas, both as...
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/08/2017

Get a Better Grade Seven Steps to Excellent Essays and Assignments by Mal Leicester, Denise Taylor Get a Better Grade Seven Steps to Excellent Essays and Assignments
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A seven-step toolkit to help you produce winning essay and assignments, build your confidence and improve your grades.
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/08/2017

Developing Creative Thinking Skills An Introduction for Learners by Brad Hokanson Developing Creative Thinking Skills An Introduction for Learners

Based on over fifteen years of groundbreaking research, Developing Creative Thinking Skills helps learners demonstrably increase their own creative thinking skills. Focusing on divergent thinking, twelve inventive chapters build one's capacity to generate a wide range of ideas, both as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/08/2017

How to be a Study Ninja Study smarter. Focus better. Achieve more. by Graham Allcott How to be a Study Ninja Study smarter. Focus better. Achieve more.

Struggling with your studies? Overwhelmed by your reading list? Paralysed by procrastination? It's time to think like a Ninja!
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/08/2017

Doing Research by Gary Thomas Doing Research

This concise guide equips undergraduate students from all disciplines with the basic knowledge for doing research. Providing direct, practical advice, this second edition covers planning, groundwork, research design, fieldwork, analysis and writing up.
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/07/2017

Referencing and Understanding Plagiarism by Kate Williams, Mary Davis Referencing and Understanding Plagiarism
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This guide explains why referencing is an essential part of good writing, and shows how to do it. It explains what plagiarism is and how to avoid it. With clear explanations and examples, this handy easy-to-read guide has engaging illustrations...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/07/2017

Extended Essay for the IB Diploma: Skills for Success Skills for Success by Paul Hoang, Chris Taylor Extended Essay for the IB Diploma: Skills for Success Skills for Success
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Build confidence in a range of key essay writing techniques and skills with this practical companion, full of advice and guidance from experienced EE experts.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/07/2017

1,001 GED Practice Questions For Dummies by Consumer Dummies 1,001 GED Practice Questions For Dummies

1,001 practice opportunities for passing the GED test Ready to take the GED test? Get a head start on a high score with 1,001 GED Test Practice Questions For Dummies. Inside, you'll find 1,001 practice questions on all four sections...
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/07/2017

The Hitler Myth by Helen Roche The Hitler Myth

Few historical problems are more baffling in retrospect than the conundrum of how Hitler was able to rise to power in Germany and then command the German people - many of whom had only marginal interest in or affiliation to...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/07/2017

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