About the Book
This 'examination oriented' and 'student oriented' book is primarily designed to meet the examination needs of the students of B.Ed., B.T., L.T. and B.A. (Education). The treatment of the subject matter specially helps develop insight into the concepts and enables students to obtain maximum marks in the examination. The text has been supplemented with charts, diagrams, figures and tables to make the subject interesting and more comprehensible.With a view to provide a comprehensive overview of educational psychology, the readers are introduced to the life and works of some fifty great educational psychologists. It is hoped that it will enable the students to unlock the doors of the treasure house of information, knowledge and wisdom enshrined in the thought and practices propounded by these master minds.The second edition also provides the Thorndike's multifactor theory of intelligence, Guilford's theory of structure of intellect, and trait theories of personality.The book meets the needs of the regular as well as correspondence courses.
About the Author
J.C. AGGARWAL (1928), a retired Deputy Director of Education, Executive Director of Delhi Bureau of Textbooks, Delhi Administration, has singly/jointly written more than 150 books on Education, Social Sciences and Contemporary Problems. His recent publications include: Teacher and Education in a Developing Society; Essentials of Education Psychology; Essentials of Education Technology; Teaching Learning; Teaching of History: A Practical Approach; Comparative Education; etc.