Volume 14 (2014)

The unconscious allocation of cognitive resources to task-relevant and task-irrelevant thoughts
Seffetullah Kuldas, Shahabuddin Hashim, Hairul Nizam Ismail, Mohd Ali Samsudin & Zainudin Abu Bakar 
Pages 1-16
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The role of goal importance in predicting university students' high academic performance
Vanessa A. Kyle, Katherine M. White, Melissa K. Hyde & Stefano Occhipinti
Pages 17-28
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Using Rasch analysis to examine the dimensionality structure and differential item functioning of the Arabic version of the Perceived Physical Ability Scale for Children
Sabry M. Abd-El-Fattah, Yousra AL-Sinani, Sahar El Shourbagi & Hessa A. Fakhroo
Pages 29-44
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Does tracing worked examples enhance geometry learning?
Fang-Tzu Hu, Paul Ginns, & Janette Bobis
Pages 45-49
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Special Issue - Collected papers from the 2013 SELF International Conference

Philip D. Parker, Herbert W. Marsh, & Majorie Seaton
Page 50
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"Because teaching is like a plantation of dakwah": Understanding complexities in choosing to be a teacher in Indonesia
Pages 51-59
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What predicts teachers' acceptance of students with special educational needs in kindergarten?
Frances Lai Mui Lee, Danielle Tracey, Katrina Barker, Jesmond C.M. Fan, & Alexander Seeshing Yeung
Pages 60-70
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Measuring the impact of students' social relations and values: Validation of the Social-Relational Support for Education instrument
Margaret Vickers, Linda Finger, Katrina Barker, & Gawaian Bodkin-Andrews
Pages 71-92
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Sustaining young people's enrolment intentions in relation to physics: Development and validation of a tool
Jeddy Abraham, & Katrina Barker
Pages 93-116
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Influencing of mastery goal and perceived competence on educational outcomes
Alexander Seeshing Yeung, Rhonda G. Craven, & Gurvinder Kaur
Pages 93-116
Full text (PDF, 352.4 KB) Enhancing reading skills and reading self-concept of children with reading difficulties: Adopting a dual approach intervention
Samantha Hornery, Marjorie Seaton, Danielle Tracey, Rhonda G. Craven, & Alexander S. Yeung
Pages 131-143
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Self-regulated learning in teacher education: The significance of individual resources and learning behaviour
Manuela Keller-Schneider
Pages 144-158
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What good teachers do to promote effective student learning in a problem-based learning environment
Karen Goh
Pages 159-166
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The effect of Karate practice on self-esteem in young adults with visual impairment: A case study
Samir Qasim, John Ravenscroft, & John Sproule
Pages 167-185
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Seeding science success: Psychometric properties of Secondary Science Questionnaire on Students' Self-Concept, Motivation, and Aspirations
Wanasinghe Chandrasena, Rhonda G. Craven, Danielle Tracey, & Anthony Dillon
Pages 186-201
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Measuring social capital: The development of the Social Capital and Cohesion Scale and the associations between social capital and mental health
Natasha R. Magson, Rhonda G. Craven, & Gawaian Bodkin-Andrews
Pages 202-216
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Book review
Positive Psychology at the Movies 2: Using films to build character strengths and well-being (2nd edn.)

Melissa Monfries
Pages 217-218
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Cognitive-behavioural treatment of anxiety in children and adolescents with Autism-Spectrum Disorders
Lauren MacKinnon, Bronwynn Comerford, Jessie Parham & Clare Roberts
Pages 219-231
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The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.