Description 
1 online resource (466 pages) 
Contents 
Book cover; title; copyright; dedication; contents; illustrations; read me first; preface; acknowledgments; abbreviations; 1 how does problem solving vary?; part i problemspecific design models; 2 story problems; 3 decisionmaking problems; 4 troubleshooting and diagnosis problems; 5 strategicperformance problems; 6 policyanalysis problems; 7 design problem solving; part ii cases: the building blocks of problemsolving learning environments; 8 cases as problems to solve; 9 cases as worked examples of wellstructured problems; 10 case studies: examples of illstructured problems 

11 CASES AS ANALOGIES12 CASES AS PRIOR EXPERIENCES; 13 CASES AS ALTERNATIVE PERSPECTIVES; 14 CASES AS SIMULATIONS; PART III COGNITIVE SKILLS IN PROBLEM SOLVING; 15 DEFINING THE PROBLEM: Problem Schemas; 16 ANALOGICALLY COMPARING PROBLEMS; 17 UNDERSTANDING CAUSAL RELATIONSHIPS IN PROBLEMS; 18 QUESTION STRATEGIES FOR SUPPORTING PROBLEM SOLVING; 19 MODELING PROBLEMS; 20 ARGUING TO LEARN TO SOLVE PROBLEMS; 21 METACOGNITIVE REGULATION OF PROB 
Summary 
This book provides a comprehensive, uptodate look at problem solving research and practice over the last 15 years. The first chapter describes differences in types of problems, individual differences among problem solvers, as well as the domain and context within which a problem is being solved. Part I describes six kinds of problems and the methods required to solve them. Part II goes beyond traditional discussions of case design and introduces six different purposes or functions of cases, the building blocks of problemsolving learning environments. It also describes methods for constructi 
Bibliography 
Includes bibliographical references and index 
Notes 
Print version record 
Subject 
Brainstorming  Handbooks, manuals, etc


Problem solving  Study and teaching  Handbooks, manuals, etc


Brainstorming


Problem solving  Study and teaching


Problemlösen


Problemorientierter Unterricht


Problemorientiertes Lernen


Problemlösen.


Lernen.


Lernumwelt.


Studium.

Genre/Form 
Handbooks and manuals

Form 
Electronic book

ISBN 
9780203847527 

0203847520 

1282886320 

9781282886322 
