ERIC Number: EJ591194
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Do Personal Convictions Promote Scientific Progress? Comment on Gagne's "My Convictions about the Nature of Abilities, Gifts, and Talents."
Hany, Ernst A.
Journal for the Education of the Gifted, v22 n2 p168-79 Win 1999
Responds to the initial article in this issue that proposes a set of 22 statements on the nature and origin of human abilities, gifts, and talents. Argues that a comprehensive rationale is missing, particularly an explanation of developmental mechanisms, of learning processes, and of the dynamics of gene/environment interaction. (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 622 972-975 and 977-978.