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Understanding Giftedness free pdf Understanding Giftedness: A Chinese-Israeli Casebook is a collection of case studies about gifted Chinese and Israeli children. These detailed cases examine giftedness in a variety of settings, focusing on the children's family backgrounds and environmental factors that affect their growth and development as gifted young persons. Ranging from a visually-disabled young boy to immigrant families in the US and Israel, this book is a valuable addition to research in the field of giftedness and will be useful in understanding the origins and characteristics of, and factors impacting giftedness in children.

About Hannah David

Dr Hanna David is an Israel-born expert of high ability, giftedness and creativity. She received her Ph.D. magna cum laude in Educational Psychology from Ludwig Maximilians Universit(t)t, Munchen. Dr. David has published six books and over 70 articles in psychology of giftedness, didactics in special education with an emphasis on mathematics for gifted students, gender-related issues of giftedness, educational policy and administration, and sociology of high ability. Dr. David teaches at the MA Program for School Counselors and the department for school administration, Ben Gurion University at Eilat, Israel, and works as private counselor for families with mainstream and disabled gifted children. Dr Echo Wu grew up in China, had her undergraduate studies in Beijing, and went to Australia for the study of Master of Education. She further earned a Master of Philosophy specializing on gifted education at the University of Hong Kong, and then had her PhD degree at the University of Virginia. Dr. Wu's main research interests include gifted education, parenting, social-emotional development of children, and qualitative research methods. In the past few years, she has published over a dozen of refereed journal articles and three books. She is now teaching and doing research at the Hong Kong Institute of Education.

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Author : Hannah David
Publisher : Pearson Education Centre
Data Published : 28 October 2009
ISBN : 9810683006
EAN : 9789810683009
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 218 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
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