ERIC Number: EJ393659
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Parent Use of the Term "Gifted" Correlates with Family Environment and Child Adjustment.
Cornell, Dewey G.; Grossberg, Ingrid N.
Journal for the Education of the Gifted, v12 n3 p218-30 Spr 1989
A study of use of the term "gifted" among parents of children enrolled in gifted programs found one-quarter do not use it. Families of parents using the term are more achievement-oriented but provide less freedom for expression of individual feelings and are less well-adjusted. (MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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