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Varma, Ved P.

Overview
Works: 37 works in 229 publications in 2 languages and 6,811 library holdings
Genres: Case studies 
Roles: Editor, Author, Other, Contributor
Classifications: HV888, 362.74
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ved P Varma
Stresses in children by Ved P Varma( Book )

25 editions published between 1973 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piaget, psychology and education : papers in honour of Jean Piaget by Ved P Varma( Book )

13 editions published in 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advances in educational psychology by William Douglas Wall( Book )

11 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and Undetermined and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violence in children and adolescents by Ved P Varma( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Violence in Children and Adolescents" is an exploration of violence both by and against children, its causes and approaches to its amelioration. It is invaluable reading for anyone who works with young people. The contributors comprise an authoritative range of both practitioners and academics, including forensic psychiatrists and forensic psychologists, psychotherapists and criminologists. Together they examine topics such as children who kill; violent young offenders; immigrant children who have been the victims of war; the influence of television; the relationship to the family; and racial and sexual violence. Violence in society is increasingly prevalent and of great concern to anyone working with children and teenagers. `Violence in Children and Adolescents' offers a broad scope of interpretations and insight which is essential reading for professionals and students alike
The Management of children with emotional and behavioural difficulties by Ved P Varma( Book )

16 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and held by 337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working for a doctorate : a guide for the humanities and social sciences by Norman John Graves( Book )

7 editions published between 1997 and 2014 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In stark contrast to undergraduates, new PhD students often find no framework for study, few deadlines and little peer support. Working for a Doctorate:* Addresses the problems of the research process, such as finance and time-management* Offers practical guidance and specialist advice to both students and their supervisors* Is written by a team of experts who have had a long and successful experience of tutoring PhD students* Contains case studies of current and ex-PhD students* Explores issues such as gender, culture and the fundamental nature of the PhD. The book will be a vital guide and com
How and why children fail( Book )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intended for students and practitioners in psychology, psychiatry, education and social work, the essays in this book explore the reasons for a child's failure from a range of disciplines. Topics covered include social influences as well as emotional, physical and psychological factors
How and why children hate( Book )

7 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coping with children in stress( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book investigates how to handle children with stresses derived from various sources - health, educational and social - looking at the causes and effects of stress, ways of preventing or minimising it, as well as coping strategies
The voice of the child : a handbook for professionals by Ronald Davie( Book )

10 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Easy-to-read and directly relevant to today's society this collection, written by authors distinguished in their field, provides an invaluable guide to the legal requirements surrounding children's rights
Managing children with problems( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Depression in children and adolescents by Kedar Nath Dwivedi( Book )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen contributors offer text on treating and managing depression among the young, for psychologists and therapists. Covers pharmacotherapy, psychodynamic psychotherapy, and cognitive-behavioral therapy approaches
Advances in teacher education by V. A McClelland( Book )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the 1980s, Britain's educational system was restructured and redirected. Of the many changes which were made, perhaps the most far-reaching have affected the education of teachers themselves. The contributors to this book have all been centrally involved in the reforming process of teacher education, as providers, assessors, or practitioners, and it is as such that they reflect upon the significant features of the changes in teacher education, while assessing the fulfilment of the initial promise. The book analyses recent advances in teacher education, especially the trend towards imp
The needs of counsellors and psychotherapists( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A handbook of childhood anxiety management( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The needs of teachers by Anne McClelland( Book )

7 editions published between 1966 and 1996 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The inner life of children with special needs by Ved P Varma( Book )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Most children have interesting interior lives that contain dreams, fantasies, hopes, fears, beliefs and their unconscious lives. This can be inferred from their preoccupations, stories, plays, games, conversations and behaviour. Because many children with special needs are emotionally confused, anxious and angry, their inner lives often contain secrets that may be permanent and damaging. These children nevertheless put out clear signals that they want to be understood
Management of behaviour in schools by Ved P Varma( Book )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Educational therapy in clinic and classroom( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sleep : multi-professional perspectives by Alex Westcombe( Book )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book brings together an unprecedented number and range of contributions from different disciplines relating to sleep in one comprehensive volume. The contributors explore the science of sleep - what it is, what makes it happen and why we do it - as well as the measurement of sleep, its importance for daytime performance and its sociological and cultural aspects. Sleep disorders, sleep quality and the importance of sleep for daytime performance are also explored, as are the ways in which sleep can be affected by medication and medical and psychiatric conditions. This groundbreaking and
 
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Working for a doctorate : a guide for the humanities and social sciences
Languages
English (172)

Spanish (10)

Covers
Working for a doctorate : a guide for the humanities and social sciencesHow and why children failHow and why children hateCoping with children in stressThe voice of the child : a handbook for professionalsDepression in children and adolescentsThe needs of counsellors and psychotherapistsThe needs of teachers