New Horizons in the study of High Ability: Gifted and talented

  • Maria-Dolores Prieto Universidad de Murcia
  • Mercedes Ferrando Universidad de Murcia
Keywords: giftedness and talent, research, diversity.


The following piece of work serve as introduction to the monographic issue about giftedness and talented in the Annals of Psychology Journal. In it, the reasons to tackle this monographic are explained, and the contributions of authors are summarized. such contributions are diverse and swing from the identification process using different procedures, the assessment of domain specific creativity in sciences, the study of the heterogeneity within the group of high ability students, the educational measures available, and lastly and study about these students' academic motivations. The work concludes extracting some general conclusions about what this monographic has contribute and it's meaning.


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How to Cite
Prieto, M.-D., & Ferrando, M. (2016). New Horizons in the study of High Ability: Gifted and talented. Anales De Psicología / Annals of Psychology, 32(3), 617-620.
Monographic theme: High Ability (giftedness and talent)