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From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe

Gifted Education Efforts in the World Community


William G. Williams and Bruce M. Mitchell

For decades the nations of the world have searched for effective ways to nurture the talents of the planet's best young minds. This book provides the reader with a probing analysis of the special programs around the earth which seek to stimulate and utilize to the fullest the collective talents of the gifted.
Contents: The book deals with gifted/talented education in the world community. It briefly traces the history of gifted/talented education, and it explores gifted education in the developing countries, the «beleaguered» countries of Israel, Taiwan, and South Africa, the Marxist countries, and the developed countries of Europe, North America, Asia, and the South Pacific.