Classroom Meetings: Encouraging a Climate of Cooperation.

Educators must find ways to create a climate of cooperation in order to teach students the academic, social, and emotional skills they must possess to function successfully at home, at school, and in the community. Classroom meetings serve as an excellent vehicle for teaching this type of cooperation. Research on the effectiveness of classroom meetings, […]

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Influence

Influence, the classic book on persuasion, explains the psychology of why people say “yes”—and how to apply these understandings. Dr. Robert Cialdini is the seminal expert in the rapidly expanding field of influence and persuasion. His thirty-five years of rigorous, evidence-based research along with a three-year program of study on what moves people to change […]

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Managerial Accounting, Decision Making and Motivating Performance

Facts101 is your complete guide to Managerial Accounting, Decision Making and Motivating Performance. In this book, you will learn topics such as Cost-Volume-Profit Analysis, Job Costing, Process Costing and Cost Allocation, and Activity-Based Costing and Activity-Based Management plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the […]

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Traumatic Symptoms in Sexually Abused Children: Implications for School Counselors (Report)

School counselors have a duty to formulate strategies that aid in the detection and prevention of child sexual abuse (American School Counselor Association, 2003). School counselors are charged with helping sexually abused children by recognizing sexual abuse indicators based on a child’s symptomotology and/or behavior, and understanding how this trauma may affect children in the […]

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Applying Comparative Effectiveness Data to Medical Decision Making

This textbook introduces students to the basic concepts and methods used to measure and compare the expected benefits, risks and cost of preventive and therapeutic medical interventions. It provides an easily accessible overview of comparative effectiveness and its practical applications to daily medical decisions. The book includes learning objectives for each topic, definitions of key […]

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Cultural Variations in Parenting and Implications for the Counseling Professional (Clinical Report)

Culture can be defined in words that we all understand, and yet can be the source of many misunderstandings. Counselors working in the pluralistic society of today are faced with the challenge of understanding the impact of culture on the counseling process. Counselors have an ethical obligation to know, understand, and include their client’s cultural […]

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Tools for Collaborative Decision-Making

Decision-making has evolved recently thanks to the introduction of information and communication technologies in many organizations, which has led to new kinds of decision-making processes, called “collaborative decision-making”, at the organizational and cognitive levels. This book looks at the development of the decision-making process in organizations. Decision-aiding and its paradigm of problem solving are defined, […]

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