ERIC Number: EJ286293
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Development of Attitudes about Control in Gifted and Talented Adolescents: Family and School Influences.
Zaffrann, Ronald T.
Adolescence, v18 n70 p269-83 Sum 1983
Studied the development of attitudes about locus of control in four gifted high school students, using essays, extracurricular activities, and interviews. Results suggested scales are inadequate to describe attitudes about control, self-descriptions are not necessarily substantiated by behavior, and the labels external and internal are imprecise and unstable. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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