Toward a General Theory of Expertise: Prospects and Limits

by , ,

During the past twenty years, our knowledge about expertise has dramatically increased. Laboratory analyses of chessmasters, experts in physics, medicine, international-level musicians, athletes, writers, and performance artists have allowed us to carefully examine the cognitive processes mediating outstanding performance in very diverse areas of expertise. These analyses have shown that expert performance is primarily a reflection of acquired skill resulting from the accumulation of domain-specific knowledge and methods ...

loading
  • Book Details
  • Seller
Toward a General Theory of Expertise: Prospects and Limits
1992, Cambridge University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780521406123

Trade paperback

Filter Results
Shipping
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency