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Library Resources and Services for HUD 4120, Methods of Empirical Research 

This research guide is intended as an overview of library resources and services of particular relevance for students in Professor Laura DeRose's Spring 2017 course HUD 4120, Methods of Empirical Research.  The resources, primarily electronic and accessible on and off campus, have been selected as ones supporting the objective of …

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Human Development Research Guide 

This virtual handout is intended as an overview of library resources and services of particular relevance for students in the programs encompassed in the Department of Human Development at Teachers College.  The resources, primarily electronic and accessible on and off campus, have been selected as ones supporting research in the topical areas the courses in …

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Do You Have a Soul? 

Twenty-two brave souls addressed this question at the Library's monthly Socratic Conversation on November 7th, conducted by Ron Gross. They started by viewing an arresting short video of the renowned psychologist Carl Jung, author of Modern Man in Search of a Soul, talking to his own soul, illustrated by beautiful paintings from his famed Red Book. Jung's colloquy began: …

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On Creative Aging 

Creative Aging was the subject of a Socratic Conversation with Ron Gross on Thursday, May 30th.  Participants discussed new ways to thrive and contribute throughout our ever-longer life-spans -- for our parents, our grandparents, and for ourselves -- if we're lucky! Gross began by noting that Socrates himself reached the peak of his powers at …

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Development of Movement Coordination in Children: Applications in the Field of Ergonomics, Health Sciences and Sport 

Title: Development of movement coordination in children: applications in the field of ergonomics, health sciences and sport Editors: Geert Savelsbergh, Keith Davids, John van der Kamp, Simon J. Bennett Publisher:  Routledge Call number: RJ496 A63D48 2003 From the Publisher: Co-ordination of movement plays a key role in human development and is an important area in sport …

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Becoming adult learners: Principles and practices for effective development 

Title:  Becoming adult learners : Principles and practices for effective development Author: Eleanor Drago-Severson Publisher: Teachers College Press Call NumberHD58.8 .K43 2009 From the Publisher: This book offers a new and promising way to support adults in Adult Basic Education (ABE) and English for speakers of other languages (ESOL) programs specifically, and learners in …

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Cave Visit 

The long, jagged crystals look like light blue icicles, hanging there from the roof of the cave as they reflect the watery depth of 55 feet. It is beautiful, delicate, and eerie at the same time – a subterranean palace of precious mineral nestled beneath the warm, pink sands of Bermuda. Though they were visited by …

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