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ERIC Number: EJ534115
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0278-3193
On the Nature of Giftedness and Talent: Imposing Order on Chaos.
Morelock, Martha J.
Roeper Review, v19 n1 p4-12 Sep 1996
This article discusses theories on children's giftedness, including opposing movements in the gifted field--the Talent Development Movement and the Columbus Group Movement--which exemplify the "gifted achiever" and "gifted child" strands of research, theory, and practice. Vygotskian theory is suggested as a conceptual framework that can accommodate the multidimensionality of giftedness and talent. (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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