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Zhang, Li-fang; Fu, Mingchen; Li, Dorothy Tao; He, Yunfeng – Educational Psychology, 2019
The key purpose of this research was to investigate the mediating role of academics' self-efficacy in teaching and research (termed 'academic self-efficacy') in the relationship between emotions in teaching and teaching styles. Two hundred and thirty-two academics from 13 higher educational institutions in Shanghai, mainland China, responded to…
Descriptors: College Faculty, Psychological Patterns, Teaching Styles, Teacher Effectiveness
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Sang, Biao; Pan, Tingting; Deng, Xinmei; Zhao, Xu – Educational Psychology, 2018
Numerous studies have suggested that academic stress has negative impact on adolescents' psychological function, few of those studies, however, considered whether and how the impact of stress on adolescents' emotional states is moderated by corresponding regulation. This study aimed to examine the fluctuation of emotional states before and after…
Descriptors: Sampling, Stress Variables, Self Control, Emotional Response
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Cheung, Kwok-Cheung – Educational Psychology, 2017
Many students from disadvantaged homes participating in Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) 2012 were classified as academic resilient (called "disadvantaged high achiever", the DHA in this study). In comparison with peers of comparable home background status, there were also students from advantaged homes performing…
Descriptors: Resilience (Psychology), Learning, Foreign Countries, Achievement Tests
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Zhang, Li-Fang – Educational Psychology, 2016
To overcome the major weakness in the response format of the Defense Mechanisms Inventory and to use the information most relevant to the population concerned in the present study, an alternative form of the Defense Mechanisms Inventory (DMI-AF) was designed. The 80 Likert-scaled items in the inventory were tested among 385 university students in…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Defense Mechanisms, Likert Scales, College Students
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Fan, Jieqiong; Zhang, Li-fang – Educational Psychology, 2014
The present study examined the association between students' perceived general learning environment and their thinking styles (a specific term for "intellectual styles"). Seven hundred and fifty-two undergraduates in Shanghai responded to the Thinking Style Inventory-Revised II and the Inventory of Students' Perceived Learning…
Descriptors: Educational Environment, Cognitive Style, Role Perception, Socioeconomic Status
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Leung, Grace Suk Man; He, Xuesong – Educational Psychology, 2010
The objectives of this study were twofold: to examine the interaction of academic stress and student resourcefulness on subject grades and to identify the factors of parental support that contribute to student resourcefulness. The participants of this cross-sectional study were 695 fifth and sixth graders from four major districts in Shanghai.…
Descriptors: Stress Variables, Parent Education, Grade 6, Coping
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Fan, Weiqiao; Ye, Shengquan – Educational Psychology, 2007
This study had two aims. The first was to validate further Sternberg's theory of mental self-government in a Chinese cultural setting. The second was to investigate the relationship between teaching styles and teachers' characteristics. Two hundred and three (64 males, 139 females) primary and secondary school teachers from Shanghai, mainland…
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Teaching Experience, Secondary School Teachers, Teaching Styles