ERIC Number: EJ562629
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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The Gifted Self: Its Role in Development and Emotional Health.
Greenspon, Thomas S.
Roeper Review, v20 n3 p162-67 Feb 1998
Describes the development of the self in gifted individuals based on observations in therapy and counseling settings. The concept of the self, problems of "differentness," and the gifted self are considered. Issues such as perfectionism, labeling, adult development, and excellence versus equity are discussed and illustrated with vignettes of gifted individuals. (DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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