ERIC Number: EJ505039
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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The Gifted Metaphor from the Perspective of Traditional Civilizations.
Hunsaker, Scott L.
Journal for the Education of the Gifted, v18 n3 p255-68 Spr 1995
This article examines the beliefs of a variety of cultures concerning the sources of the gifts of exceptional individuals. These include Western African cultures, Egyptian culture, Greco-Roman culture, Semitic culture, Chinese culture, Meso-American culture, and European Renaissance culture. Educational implications are drawn. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
Education Level: N/A
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