EDA 5301: Learning Theory and Educational Process

Books in the Main Stacks

Citing Your Resources

Here are some sources to help you cite properly and to avoid the problem of plagiarism.

Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

Kretchmar, J. (2008). Behaviorism. Research Starters Education. Retrieved September 15, 2011, from http://0-search.ebscohost.com.library.dowling.edu/login.aspx?direct=true&db=e0h&AN=27577949&site=ehost-live

Carter, S. (2008). Humanism. Research Starters Education. Retrieved September 13, 2011, from http://0-search.ebscohost.com.library.dowling.edu/login.aspx?direct=true&db=e0h&AN=32108118&site=ehost-live

Farenga, S., & Ness, D. (Eds.). (2005). Encyclopedia of education and human development. Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe.
Edited by members of Dowling’s faculty, this three-volume set gathers essays on a variety of education-related topics in one place. Essays are arranged by topics, such as: Curriculum, Instruction, Assessment, and Philosophy of Education. Also included are brief biographies of major thinkers in the field.
Reference LB15 .E473 2005
Philosophy of Education: An Encyclopedia
Salkind, N. J., & Rasmussen, K. (Eds.). (2008). Encyclopedia of educational psychology. Thousand Oaks, Calif: Sage Publications.
Reference LB1050.9.E63 2008
Salkind, N.J. et al. (Eds.). (2006). Encyclopedia of human development. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.
Over 600 entries arranged alphabetically concerning the physical, social, psychological, and emotional aspects of human development. Included are brief biographies of important researchers and theorists in the field.
Reference HM626 .E53 2006

Find Education Articles

Begin with the search boxes below. For additional articles, these education databases may also be useful.

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ERIC database


You can browse the following titles for current information in the field:


Journal of Educational Psychology

School Psychology International

Use the Journal Locator to find out which databases index these titles and others you may find in the course of your research.

Curriculum Web Sites

  • WIFO New skills/ new competences/ new qualifications Sources
    WIFO survey research projects and conferences of curriculum development, including project reports and publications, papers presented at conferences, and contributions published in proceedings or collective volume. Links to supportive materials provided.

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