Frames of Mind: The Theory of Multiple Intelligences / Edition 3

Frames of Mind: The Theory of Multiple Intelligences / Edition 3

by Howard Gardner
     
 

ISBN-10: 0465024335

ISBN-13: 9780465024339

Pub. Date: 03/29/2011

Publisher: Basic Books


First published in 1983 and now available with a new introduction by the author, Gardner's trailblazing book revolutionized the worlds of education and psychology by positing that rather than a single type of intelligence, we have several--most of which are neglected by standard testing and educational methods.  See more details below

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First published in 1983 and now available with a new introduction by the author, Gardner's trailblazing book revolutionized the worlds of education and psychology by positing that rather than a single type of intelligence, we have several--most of which are neglected by standard testing and educational methods.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780465024339
Publisher:
Basic Books
Publication date:
03/29/2011
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
528
Sales rank:
204,832
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.50(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction to the Tenth Anniversary EditionBackground The Idea of Multiple Intelligences Intelligence: Earlier Views Biological Foundations of Intelligence What Is an Intelligence? The Theory Linguistic Intelligence Musical Intelligence Logical-Mathematical Intelligence Spatial Intelligence Bodily-Kinesthetic Intelligence The Personal Intelligences A Critique of the Theory of Multiple Intelligences The Socialization of Human Intelligences through Symbols Implications And Applications The Education of Intelligences The Application of Intelligences

Author Biography: Howard Gardner is the John H. and Elisabeth A. Hobbs Professor in Cognition and Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education. Among numerous honors, Gardner received a MacArthur Prize Fellowship in 1981. In 1990, he was the first American to receive the University of Louisville's Grawemeyer Award in education. In 2000, he was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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