Books Published by James Battle & Associates


9 To 19: Crucial Years For Self-Esteem In Children and Youth  
Achieving Success: In Teaching, Parenting, Work And Relationships
Dealing With Anger
Doing God's Will
Enhancing Self-Esteem and Achievement
Enhancing Self-Esteem: Complete Packages of Program Strategies
Explanations for Response Choices: A Guide for the Culture-Free Self-Esteem Inventories, Second Edition
For Teachers, Parents and Kids: Strategies that Promote Self-Esteem, Achievement and Behavioral Self-Control
I Am Your Hearing Aid: Please Take Good Care of Me
Instructor's Manual for Self-Esteem, Personality and Adjustment
Misconceptions Regarding Self-Esteem
Overcoming Racism and Achieving Success
Promoting Self-Esteem, Achievement and Well-Being: An Effective Instructional Curriculum for All Levels 
Remediation Strategies for Regular and Special Students
Self-Esteem, Personality and Adjustment
Self-Esteem Research: A Summary of Relevant Findings
Self-Esteem: The New Revolution
Strategies That You Can Use To Enhance Your Own Self-Esteem And Well Being


9 To 19: Crucial Years For Self-Esteem In Children and Youth
James Battle, Ph.D.
In 9 to 19: Crucial Years for Self-Esteem in Children and Youth, Dr. Battle identifies characteristics of positive and negative self-esteem and traces the development of both dispositions. The important role that self-esteem plays in contemporary problems such as learning disabilities, conduct problem, anxiety disorders, depression and suicide is described. In 9 to 19: Crucial Years for Self-Esteem in Children and Youth, Dr. Battle offers 110 strategies for remediating these and other problems. The effectiveness of these strategies are documented and actual case reports are provided to illustrate how positive shifts in self-esteem can be induced in students and clients. In this book, Dr. Battle offers concrete ways of identifying problems and acting to correct them, both in the classroom and in the home. In his review of the book, David V. Koch, Curator of special collections at the Morris Library, Southern Illinois University says: "... This book was of special interest to me and I found it highly readable, intelligent, and meaningful. Congratulations!" A book you can't ignore if you want to bring out the best from the children in your care. 5½" x 8½", 144 pp. figures, tables, recommended readings, references

(order number A002) $17.95

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Achieving Success: In Teaching, Parenting, Work And Relationships
James Battle, Ph.D.

In this timely book, Dr. Battle describes practical strategies in a concise fashion that individuals who perform a wide variety of roles with diverse interests can use to achieve success. The strategies delineated in Achieving Success: In Teaching, Parenting, Work and Relationships have proven to be effective in assisting individuals in succeeding. In the book, Dr. Battle provides quantitative data and actual case reports to show readers how the more than 200 strategies described in the text have been used to help individuals in succeeding and achieving success. Also in the book, Dr. Battle provides insights regarding key variables that influence behavior, the construct of normality and plot the course of the development of positive self-esteem. 5½” x 8½", 264 pp., illustrated, figures, recommended readings, resource materials, glossary of terms and references.

(order number A063) $25.00

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Dealing With Anger: Strategies That Work
James Battle, Ph.D.

In this concise, timely book Dr. Battle provides insights regarding the negative emotion of anger, one of North America’s most deadly contemporary problems, which exerts devastating effects on thousands of victims annually. Also, in the book he describes practical strategies that have demonstrated effectiveness in assisting individuals in controlling their anger, impulses and arousal levels and emitting behavior that is self-enhancing rather than self-defeating. The strategies described by Dr. Battle in this book are time-tested ones developed in school and clinical settings that are presented in a fashion that can be readily understood by readers with diverse interests and desires and can be incorporated into their daily routines with ease.
(order number A137)-$19.95

 

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DOING GOD’S WILL USING CHRISTIAN FAITH AND PSYCHOLOGY NEW
James Battle, Ph.D.

In this timely book, Dr. Battle, author of the Culture Free Self-Esteem Inventories provides one of the first manuscripts that document the relationship between Christian Faith and Psychology. Dr. Battle shares his personal beliefs in this friendly, concisely written book and provide insights that can be readily understood by readers at all developmental levels with diverse interests and can be incorporated into their daily routines with ease.
6”x 9” pp illustrated, figures, recommended readings, resource materials, glossary of terms, references.

(Order number A140)-$25.00

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Enhancing Self-Esteem and Achievement
James Battle, Ph.D.

In Enhancing Self-Esteem and Achievement, Dr. Battle provides a thorough, comprehensive look at the origins, development and implications of self-esteem as they apply to student learning and society at large. In this practical book which addresses the important issue of self-esteem, Dr. Battle has drawn from forty years of research literature and his own extensive professional experience to present a dramatic new structure for understanding how self-esteem (or lack of it) affects virtually every aspect of our lives. 6" x 9", 160 pp., illustrated, figures, tables, references, indices.

(order number A001) $25.00

 

 


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Explanations for Response Choice: A Guide for the Culture-Free Self-Esteem Inventories, Second Edition
James Battle, Ph.D.

In this guide, Dr. Battle offers practical explanations for examinees response choices to each item of the Culture-Free Self-Esteem Inventories for Children and Adults, Forms A, B, and AD. The explanations for response choices incorporated in the guide are derived from clinical observations and interpretations of examinees’ remarks regarding the reasons for their choices. These explanations for response choices provide clinicians and researchers the opportunity for inquiry and discussion which may be beneficial while working with students, patients and clients. Counsellors, teachers, psychologists, psychiatrists, social workers, remedial specialists, mental health workers, youth workers and others who provide services to students, patients and clients should find the insights incorporated in this guide beneficial while working with examinees.   5½" x 8½", 64 pages

(order number C009) $9.95


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For Teachers, Parents and Kids: Strategies that Promote Self-Esteem, Achievement and Behavioral Self-Control
James Battle, Ph.D.

In this practical book, Dr. Battle shows parents, teachers, kids and others how to employ strategies that promote self-esteem, achievement and behavioral self-control. The important role that self-esteem plays in achievement and behavior is delineated and readers are shown how to employ time-tested strategies to enhance the self-esteem and achievement levels of students and assist them in exhibiting behavior that is self-enhancing rather than self-defeating. The strategies described by Dr. Battle in this timely book have proven to be effective in assisting both regular and special students. 5½" x 8½", 163 pp., illustrated, figures, recommended readings, self-esteem resource materials, glossary of terms and references.

(order number A076) $25.00

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I Am Your Hearing Aid: Please Take Good Care of Me
Danielle Moore, M.Ed., Jean Duncan, M.Sc. Flavios Rojos, illustrator

In this concise, practical book the authors show parents and children how to operate and care for their hearing aid and how to protect their hearing. The content incorporated in the book is of high interest and is suitable for hearing impaired children over a wide age range, illustrations with pictures of hearing aids, batteries that energize the aids, cartoon characters that permit colouring and creative innovations are provided in the book...A must for hearing impaired children and their caregivers. 8½" x 11" soft cover, 22 pp.

(order number A042)$9.95


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Instructor's Manual for Self-Esteem, Personality and Adjustment
James Battle, Ph.D.

This manual provides multiple choice, true and false, and essay questions with keys for each. It is an excellent supplement for Dr. Battle's book entitled Self-Esteem, Personality and Adjustment. 8½" x 11" approximately 64 pp.

(order number A035A) $7.95

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Misconceptions Regarding Self-Esteem
James Battle, Ph.D.

The self-esteem revolution has gained considerable popularity in recent years. However, like most movements that escalate rapidly many views regarding the construct emerge. Some of these views unfortunately represent misconceptions. In this timely book, Dr. Battle, addresses a comprehensive number of misconceptions associated with the construct of self-esteem and offers factual information associated with each misconception. In addition, the author delineates specific strategies derived from empirical findings that practitioners can apply in real-life settings to enhance self-esteem, achievement and well-being. 5½" x 8½", 225 pp. illustrated, figures, tables, recommended reading,self-esteem resource materials, glossary of terms, references and indices.

(order number A043) $25.00

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Overcoming Racism and Achieving Success
James Battle, Ph.D.

In Overcoming Racism and Achieving Success, Dr. Battle integrates historical and contemporary observations to show how racism in North America has persisted. Also, in the text, he shows how perceptions and beliefs promote racist practices at both individual and institutional levels and offers practical strategies that individuals who comprise all groups can use to overcome racism and achieve success. Chapter titles include: Race: An Overview; Development of Prejudice; Intelligence and Racism; Prejudice and Racism: Theories and Causes; Black-White Relationships: Past and Present; Racism and Victim’s Self-Esteem; Black-White Interviews; Institutions and Racism; Schools and Racism; Racism in Sports; Racism in the Military and Success Strategies. 6" x 9', 264 pages, illustrated, figures, resources materials, glossary of terms, references, indices.

(order number A102) $25.00


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Promoting Self-Esteem, Achievement and Well-Being: An Effective Instructional Curriculum for All Levels
James Battle, Ph.D.

In this practical book Dr. Battle describes more than 500 time-tested strategies that instructors can use to promote the self-esteem, achievement and well-being of students at all developmental levels. In this timely book the author offers a comprehensive instructional program in which he describes techniques that have proven to be effective and show instructors how to teach each strategy and activity incorporated in the curriculum. In this concise program, Dr. Battle shows readers how to use the curriculum to teach regular and special students, and high risk pupils experiencing problems such as conduct disorders and Attention-deficit Hyperactivity Disorders. Also in the book, the author describes a life skills instruction program for high school and adult students and offers quantitative data to illustrate the effectiveness of the curriculum in enhancing the self-esteem of students and diminishing symptoms of depression and anxiety of participants. The strategies and activities incorporated in this effective instructional curriculum do not require extensive periods of time, are not expensive and can easily be integrated into the regular curriculum. 7" x 10", 128 pp., illustrated, figures, recommended readings, self-esteem reference materials, glossary of terms and references.

(order number A062) $25.00


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Remediation Strategies for Regular and Special Students
James Battle, Ph.D. & Jean Woloszyn, B.Ed.

In Remediation Strategies for Regular and Special Students, Dr. Battle and Mrs. Woloszyn provide time-tested strategies that can be used to assist children in developing their potential more fully. In the text, the authors provide teachers, reading specialists, remediation specialists, parents, and others straight forward practical strategies that can be used to assist students experiencing learning problems. Titles include: Factors Affecting Learning, Visual Perceptual Remediation, Auditory Remediation, plus references and indexes. 88 pp., tables, references, indexes.
(order number A007) $20.00

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Self-Esteem, Personality and Adjustment
James Battle, Ph.D.

In this comprehensive text, Dr. Battle traces the origins of self-theory and self-esteem, personality and human adjustment. He documents how self-esteem and personality develops and shows how both influence adjustment. Common adjustment failures are described and methodologies for alleviating these and other problems are delineated. In Self-Esteem, Personality and Adjustment, Dr. Battle also offers strategies that promote self-esteem and psychological soundness and provides case reports and research findings to illustrate the effectiveness of these techniques. Chapter titles include: Self-Theory and Self-Esteem, Personality: An Overview, Theoretical Views of Personality, Human Adjustment, Problems of Adjustment and Coping Strategies, Assessing Adjustment, Treatment of Adjustment Failures, The Psychologically Sound Individual, and Promoting Self-Esteem and Psychological Soundness. With so many challenges to effective adjustment in our contemporary society, the need for this book is now! 6" x 9", 311 pp., illustrated, figures, tables, references, appendices.

(order number A035) $49.95

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Self-Esteem Research: A Summary of Relevant Findings
James Battle, Ph.D.
Although the self-esteem revolution continues to gain momentum there has been, until now...a missing link...a book that documents research in the field of self-esteem. In this book, Dr. Battle, author of the very popular Culture-Free Self-Esteem Inventories for Children and Adults, fills this missing link by providing concise summaries of findings of research studies that include, Reliability of Self-Esteem, Validity of Self-Esteem, Comparative Research, Treatment and Self-Esteem, Survey Research, and Instruments that assess self-esteem, also, a glossary of terms, references, appendix and index. 5.5" x 8.5" soft cover, 174 pp.

(order number A038) $25.00


 


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Self-Esteem: The New Revolution
James Battle, Ph.D.

In Self-Esteem: The New Revolution, Dr. Battle provides a comprehensive text that addresses the important issue of self-esteem. In the book the author offers 300 strategies that can be used to enhance the self-esteem of individuals at all developmental levels. Empirical data are provided to document the effectiveness of these strategies and actual case reports are presented to illustrate how positive shifts in self-esteem can be induced in individuals of all ages. In Self-Esteem: The New Revolution, Dr. Battle provides a balance between scholarship and interest while producing this book which incorporates practical applications for academics, practitioners and lay persons as well. 5½" x 8½", 376 pp., illustrated, figures, recommended reading materials and programs, assessment instruments, tables, references, indices.


(order number A004) $49.95


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Strategies That You Can Use To Enhance Your Own
Self-Esteem And Well Being

James Battle, Ph.D.

In this practical, concise book, Dr. Battle describes strategies that individuals at all stages of development can use to enhance their own self-esteem, achievement and well being. In "Strategies You Can Use to Enhance Your Own Self-Esteem, Achievement and Well Being," the importance of self-esteem and positive interactions are emphasized and readers are shown how to think and behave in ways that are self-enhancing rather than self-defeating. The strategies described in the book are time-tested ones that are presented in a fashion that can be readily understood by readers with diverse interests and desires and can be incorporated into their daily routine with ease. The strategies described in this timely book have proven to be effective for assisting individuals in enhancing their self-esteem and diminishing symptoms of depression and anxiety....Also, the strategies offered by Dr. Battle in this publication have proven to be effective in assisting students and clients in achieving success, obtaining desired goals, employability, occupational self-sufficiency and in enhancing their general state of well being. 5½" x 8½", 64 pp., illustrated, self-esteem resource materials and references.

(order number A065) $14.95



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