Angela L Duckworth

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Self-discipline outdoes IQ in predicting academic performance of adolescents
    Angela L Duckworth
    Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychol Sci 16:939-44. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Grit: perseverance and passion for long-term goals
    Angela L Duckworth
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 92:1087-101. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint (Over and) beyond high-stakes testing
    Angela L Duckworth
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am Psychol 64:279-80; discussion 285-7. 2009
  4. pmc Can adolescents learn self-control? Delay of gratification in the development of control over risk taking
    Daniel Romer
    Annenberg Public Policy Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Prev Sci 11:319-30. 2010

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Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Self-discipline outdoes IQ in predicting academic performance of adolescents
    Angela L Duckworth
    Positive Psychology Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychol Sci 16:939-44. 2005
    ..These findings suggest a major reason for students falling short of their intellectual potential: their failure to exercise self-discipline...
  2. ncbi request reprint Grit: perseverance and passion for long-term goals
    Angela L Duckworth
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 92:1087-101. 2007
    ..Collectively, these findings suggest that the achievement of difficult goals entails not only talent but also the sustained and focused application of talent over time...
  3. ncbi request reprint (Over and) beyond high-stakes testing
    Angela L Duckworth
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am Psychol 64:279-80; discussion 285-7. 2009
  4. pmc Can adolescents learn self-control? Delay of gratification in the development of control over risk taking
    Daniel Romer
    Annenberg Public Policy Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Prev Sci 11:319-30. 2010
    ..The findings support the conclusion that a complete understanding of the development of self-control must consider individual differences not easily explained by universal trends in brain maturation...