Chapter 1. Attaining Excellence Through Deliberate Practice: Insights from the Study of Expert Performance

  1. Charles Desforges and
  2. Richard Fox
  1. K. Anders Ericsson

Published Online: 17 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690048.ch1

Teaching and Learning: The Essential Readings

Teaching and Learning: The Essential Readings

How to Cite

Ericsson, K. A. (2002) Attaining Excellence Through Deliberate Practice: Insights from the Study of Expert Performance, in Teaching and Learning: The Essential Readings (eds C. Desforges and R. Fox), Blackwell Publishers Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690048.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631217480

Online ISBN: 9780470690048

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Keywords:

  • expert performance;
  • international masters;
  • motivation;
  • excellence;
  • deliberate practice

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Scientific Study of Expert Performance

  • Concluding Remarks on the Gradual Attainment of Excellence Through Deliberate Practice

  • References