ERIC Number: EJ591192
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Toward a More Comprehensive Theory of Exceptional Abilities.
Detterman, Douglas K.; Ruthsatz, Joanne
Journal for the Education of the Gifted, v22 n2 p148-58 Win 1999
Responds to the initial article in this issue that proposes a set of 22 sequentially structured statements on the nature and origin of human abilities, gifts, and talents. Suggests a more comprehensive theory of elite performance composed of three components: general intelligence, domain-specific skills, and practice. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: The Nature of Abilities, Gifts, and Talents: A Treatise and Rejoinders. For related articles see EC 622 972-973 and 975-978.