OK, dags for et boktips. Springer forlag har gitt ut en ny utgave av boken Handbook on Giftedness in Children – Theory, Research, and Best Practice. Redaktør er Dr. Steven I. Pfeiffer.
Temaer i boken:
· The social and emotional world of the gifted.
· Emotional intelligence and the gifted.
· Perfectionism in gifted students.
· Depression and suicide among gifted children.
· Career counseling for the gifted and talented.
· Best practices in the identification and assessment of the gifted.
The Handbook of Giftedness in Children, Second Edition is a must-have resource for researchers, clinicians and related professionals, policy makers, and graduate students across such interrelated disciplines as child and school psychology, social work, and education policy and politics as well as special and general education, public health, school nursing, occupational therapy, psychiatry, school counseling, and family studies.
Dette ser ut som en bok med godt innhold, men den gjør dessverre et innhogg i bokbudsjettet. Kanskje kan den lånes fra et av våre biblioteker? Du finner mer om boken hos Springer forlag her.
Om Dr. Pfeiffer (hentet her):
Considered one of the leading authorities on the social and emotional needs of the gifted, he has testified at the White House and before the Italian Parliament. He has authored almost two hundred articles and over a dozen books (View Publications). He is Editor-in-Chief of the APA Handbook of Giftedness and Talent, published by APA Books. He is Co-Editor with Maureen Neihart and Tracy Cross of the Second Edition of The Social and Emotional Development of Gifted Children, a service publication of the National Association for Gifted Children. He is also Editor of Springer’s Handbook of Giftedness in Children, now in its Second Edition. He is author of the widely-popular book, Serving the Gifted. He is first author of the Gifted Rating Scales, published by Pearson Assessment. The test is among the most widely used teacher rating scales for screening gifted students.