ERIC Number: EJ471293
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Singaporean Gifted Adolescents under Scrutiny: The Gender Factor.
Kwan, Patrick C. F.
International Review of Education/Internationale Zeitschrift fuer Erziehungswissenschaft/Revue Internationale de Pedagogie, v39 n3 p161-82 May 1993
Five scales measuring self-esteem, social isolation, locus of control, alienation, and anxiety were used along with personal interviews to test the relationship between gender and adjustment in 88 gifted adolescents in Singapore. Gifted girls were found to have difficulty reconciling their giftedness with societal notions of femininity. (78 references) (FA)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Singapore