Overview for Educational Psychology
Educational psychology is a distinct scientific discipline within psychology that includes both methods of study and a resulting knowledge base. It is concerned primarily with understanding the processes of teaching and learning that take place within formal environments and developing ways of improving the affiliated operations and procedures. Educational psychologists are interested in a wide variety of topics such as learning theories; teaching methods; motivation; cognitive, emotional, and moral development; and parent / child relationships. This book authoritatively describes all important aspects of educational psychology. Students, scholars and academics in the field of education and psychology besides educational planners, psychologists, psychiatrists etc., will find this book highly valuable.
V.K. Rao (Author)
V.K. Rao is a product of Osmania University, Hyderabad. He had a brilliant academic career, winning honours and awards in India and abroad. Dr. Rao is the autor of numerous scientific papers published in reputed India and Foreign periodicals. He is on the Editorial Institute of Government of India. He is praised for his valuable and technical writings at home and abroad.
A.K. Nayak (Author)
Prof. A.K. Nayak is Administrator of Centre for Instructional Material Development (funded and sponsored by Deptt. Of Electronics, Govt. of India), Regional Moderator National Computing Centre (NCC) Manchester (U.K.) Expert & Observer in DOEACC (DOEAICTE, Govt. of India Scheme). Prof. Nayak is fellow of National Association of Computer Educations & Trainers, New Delhi and life member of Indian Science Congress Association, Indian Society for Technical Education, computer Society of India, Indian Institute of Public Administration, Operations Research Society of India, Member of Indian Society for Training and Development, Indian Society for Systems Management. Prof. Nayak received many professional awards at regional and national level.