Textbooks

Textbooks: Selected full-text books and articles

The Psychology of Science Text Comprehension By José Otero; José A. León; Arthur C. Graesser Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2002
The Visual Turn and the Transformation of the Textbook By James Andrew LaSpina Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1998
Approaching the Standards? A Review of New Textbooks for the Middle Grades By Britton, Edward; De Long-Cotty, Bo; Levenson, Toby The Technology Teacher, Vol. 63, No. 8, May-June 2004
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Literacy: An International Handbook By Daniel A. Wagner; Richard L. Venezky; Brian V. Street Westview Press, 1999
Librarian's tip: Chap. 29 "Cognitive Perspectives on Primers and Textbooks," and Chap. 30 "Social Perspectives on Primers and Textbooks"
Why College Students Sell Back Their Textbooks By Beliveau, Barbara; Hicks, Louis; Stone, Ronald College Student Journal, Vol. 45, No. 2, June 2011
Content Area Reading and Learning: Instructional Strategies By Diane Lapp; James Flood; Nancy Farnan Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2004 (2nd edition)
Librarian's tip: Chap. 3 "The Role of Textbooks and Trade Books in Content Area Instruction"
The Sociology of Mathematics Education: Mathematical Myths, Pedagogic Texts By Paul Dowling Falmer Press, 1998
Librarian's tip: Chap. 4 "The Analysis of School Texts: Some Empirical Antecedents"
Social Studies for the Twenty-First Century: Methods and Materials for Teaching in Middle and Secondary Schools By Jack Zevin Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2000 (2nd edition)
Librarian's tip: Part Five "Textbooks and Media in the Social Studies"
Civic Illiteracy and Education: Battle for the Hearts and Minds of American Youth By John Marciano; Joe L. Kincheloe; Shirley R. Steinberg Peter Lang, 1997
Learning Science in the Schools: Research Reforming Practice By Shawn M. Glynn; Reinders Duit Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1995
Librarian's tip: Chap. 12 "Science Textbooks: Their Present Role and Future Form"
Language, Ideology and Japanese History Textbooks By Christopher Barnard Routledge Curzon, 2003
History of American Schoolbooks By Charles Carpenter University of Pennsylvania Press, 1963
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