A guide to effective studying and learning : practical strategies from the science of learning

Rhodes, Matthew (Matthew G.), author
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  • Creator by Matthew G. Rhodes, Anne M. Cleary, and Edward L. DeLosh
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2020]
  • Physical Details
    • 288 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • ISBNs 9780190214470, 0190214473
  • OCLC on1075530432

Summary

  • "Higher education text book dealing with practical strategies to optimize learning and is the only book of its kind to be well grounded and informed by the scientific literature on learning and memory"--

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Introduction : what should guide us in learning how to learn -- Science -- The science of memory -- Metacognition -- Elaboration -- Imagery -- Organization -- Distributed practice -- Testing yourself -- Cues you can use -- Learning is more than remembering -- Social aspects of learning
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