Self-Fulfilling Prophecy: A Practical Guide to Its Use in Education by Robert T. TauberSelf-Fulfilling Prophecy: A Practical Guide to Its Use in Education by Robert T. Tauber

Self-Fulfilling Prophecy: A Practical Guide to Its Use in Education

byRobert T. Tauber

Paperback | February 1, 1997

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What we expect, all too often, is exactly what we get. Nowhere is this more true than in education, where teachers' expectations of students are crucial. The self-fulfilling prophecy should be of great interest to teachers, both those in training and those in service. Whether or not a teacher is aware of it, the self-fulfilling prophecy is at work, impacting students either to their benefit or their detriment. It follows that teachers should be made aware of the SFP and how it can be used effectively in education. Using the new on-line research facilities, Dr. Tauber has compiled over 700 doctoral dissertations and countless journal articles on stereotyping, perception of social differences, race, gender, ethnicity, body features, age, socioeconomic levels, special needs, and other personal and situational factors. The last part of the book presents a collection of testimonials written from the viewpoint of practitioners.
Title:Self-Fulfilling Prophecy: A Practical Guide to Its Use in EducationFormat:PaperbackDimensions:200 pages, 9.15 × 6.02 × 0.56 inPublished:February 1, 1997Publisher:Praeger Publishers

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ISBN - 10:0275955036

ISBN - 13:9780275955038

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