An Introduction to Strategies and Styles of Learning

  • Ronald Ray Schmeck
Part of the Perspectives on Individual Differences book series (PIDF)


It seems appropriate to begin a book entitled Learning Strategies and Learning Styles with definitions of the terms style, strategy, and most basically, learning. Clarification of the meanings of these and other terms and important distinctions drawn between them will prepare the way for the remainder of the text. Learning can be described from various perspectives. I discuss three: the experiential, the behavioral, and the neurological.


Cognitive Style Learn Style Deep Approach Classroom Situation Conscious Decision 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ronald Ray Schmeck
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  1. 1.Department of PsychologySouthern Illinois UniversityCarbondaleUSA

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