Smart Boys: Talent, Manhood, and the Search for Meaning

Author: Kerr & Cohen
Publisher: Great Potential Press
ISBN: 0-10707-43-X
Pages: Softcover/358

Smart Boys: Talent, Manhood, and the Search for Meaning
by Barbara A. Kerr & Sanford J. Cohen

Presents insight and offers practical ideas for parents, teachers and counselors of gifted males.

Table of Contents:
I: Giftedness and Masculinity
II: Milestones and Danger Zones
III: Special Challenges for Gifted Boys
IV: Guiding Smart Boys


About This Book:

Parents, teachers, counselors


  • Gifted males: illustrations of what it is to be both gifted and male and the unique challenges this creates.
  • Counselors, parents, and teachers:  insights into what gifted males experience socially and academically.


Kerr and Cohen explore the relationship between males and giftedness in Smart Boys:  Talent, Manhood, and the Search for Meaning. Based on research and their own clinical practices, they provide a window into the world of the gifted male. Specific topics include gifted males across the lifespan, minorities, relationships, and family dynamics. There is also practical information to guide boys through their intellectual, social, and creative development.


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Member Price: $  22.45
Product Number: 42023