This is better, not as pop-psychology oriented as Mindset. Her writing is incredibly clear, other studies are meticulously cited. Read morePublished 3 months ago by k black
This book was an easy read (easier than my other textbooks) that I looked forward to in my graduate studies. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Alana
The information contained here is a more scholarly treatment than in her popular press book Mindset. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Danny B.
I wish I had known about this book years ago. Really helped to explain what I see in my college classrooms and helped me to know how better to couch my teaching. Amazing read!Published 7 months ago by Stephanie Burns
Dweck is a knowledgeable person but lacks a good way of presenting her information. This book is hard to keep up with and presents to many ideas without fully explaining them.Published 7 months ago by Elizabeth Grace
Carol Dweck's work speaks to me on several levels: I recognize myself, and I recognize a number of my students. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Scorpiette
As other reviewers have noted, Self-Theories gives some good ideas about student motivation, the difference between learning and performance, and links between student achievement... Read morePublished on May 23, 2012 by C
Though I haven't yet finished reading this book, it was used as the basis of a professional develpment lecture in my school district. Read morePublished on October 5, 2009 by french1