Social and Emotional Development of Gifted Children: What Do We Know? / Edition 1

Social and Emotional Development of Gifted Children: What Do We Know? / Edition 1

by Maureen Neihart, Sally M. Reis, Nancy M. Robinson, Sidney M. Moon
     
 

ISBN-10: 1882664779

ISBN-13: 9781882664771

Pub. Date: 01/28/2002

Publisher: Sourcebooks

The Social and Emotional Development of Gifted Children: What Do We Know? offers an examination of the essential topics teachers, parents, and researchers need to know about the social and emotional development of gifted children.

Instigated by a task force convened by the National Association for Gifted Children and written by leading scholars in the

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The Social and Emotional Development of Gifted Children: What Do We Know? offers an examination of the essential topics teachers, parents, and researchers need to know about the social and emotional development of gifted children.

Instigated by a task force convened by the National Association for Gifted Children and written by leading scholars in the field of gifted education, the book includes chapters on peer pressure and social acceptance, resilience, delinquency, and underachievement. The book also summarizes several decades worth of research on special populations, including minority, learning-disabled, and gay and lesbian gifted students.

Concise, comprehensive, meticulously researched, and wide-ranging in its coverage, The Social and Emotional Development of Gifted Children: What Do We Know? is essential reading for those who wish to enable gifted students to develop their strengths and encourage them to make the contributions of which they are capable.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781882664771
Publisher:
Sourcebooks
Publication date:
01/28/2002
Pages:
322
Sales rank:
269,680
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.80(d)

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