ERIC Number: EJ609791
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Dimensions of Competitive and Cooperative Learning among Gifted Learners.
Feldhusen, John F.; Dai, David Yun; Clinkenbeard, Pamela R.
Journal for the Education of the Gifted, v23 n3 p328-42 Spr 2000
Preferences for competitive and cooperative learning were explored in 176 gifted students (ages 9-17). A factor analysis partitioned competitive items into a desire to outperform others and as an energizing factor for learning. Different motivational correlates of cooperative/competitive factors also suggested the validly of a differentiated conception of competitiveness. (Contains references.) (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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