Reviews: Self esteem

3 reviews found for "Self esteem"
Book review : Achieving success through academic assertiveness : real life strategies for today's Higher Education students
This is a book review of Achieving success through academic assertiveness : real life strategies for today's Higher Education students by Jenny Moon published by Routledge in 2008, ISBN 9780415991438. It was reviewed by Keith Savage of Stockport College on behalf of ESCalate. What is academic assertiveness? “It is the capacity to cope better with challenges that are associated with the learning in, and experiences of, advanced education” (Moon,...
Book review : Boys' underachievement in education : an exploration in selected Commonwealth countries
This is a book review of Boys' underachievement in education : an exploration in selected Commonwealth countries by Jyotsna Jha and Fatimah Kelleher, published by the Commonwealth Secretariat in 2006, ISBN 9780850928457. It was reviewed by Keith Savage of Stockport College on behalf of ESCalate. This book identifies reasons for boys’ indifference to, and alienation from, the worlds of schooling. They present four case studies - from Australia,...
Book review : Think positively! A course for developing coping skills in adolescents
This is a book review of Think positively! A course for developing coping skills in adolescents by Erica Frydenberg, published by Continuum in 2010, ISBN 9781441124814. It was reviewed by Liam Casey of the University of Bristol on behalf of ESCalate. Frydenberg draws together techniques from many different fields of psychology, counselling and education to give adolescents a broad array of techniques for coping with the stresses of life. The book...