ERIC Number: EJ285715
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Aug
Reference Count: 0
The Differentiation of the Concepts of Difficulty and Ability.
Nicholls, John G.; Miller, Arden T.
Child Development, v54 n4 p951-59 Aug 1983
Deals with (1) developmental changes in children's concepts of difficulty and ability and (2) individual differences within different developmental levels. Three levels of understanding of ability and difficulty are proposed, and cross-sectional and longitudinal evidence of progressive development through the stages is presented. (Author/RH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A