Intelligence: A Brief History / Edition 1

Intelligence: A Brief History / Edition 1

by Anna T. Cianciolo, Robert J. Sternberg
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1405108231

ISBN-13: 9781405108232

Pub. Date: 09/27/2004

Publisher: Wiley

Intelligence: A Brief History is a lively and accessible look at the origins of the field of intelligence. The book explores the nature and measurement of intelligence, examines approaches to teaching intelligence, and discusses individual and group differences in intelligence. Readers will receive an historical overview of the field as well as a good

Overview

Intelligence: A Brief History is a lively and accessible look at the origins of the field of intelligence. The book explores the nature and measurement of intelligence, examines approaches to teaching intelligence, and discusses individual and group differences in intelligence. Readers will receive an historical overview of the field as well as a good understanding of its major ideas.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781405108232
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/27/2004
Series:
Blackwell Brief Histories of Psychology Series
Pages:
188
Product dimensions:
7.87(w) x 9.84(h) x 0.59(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figuresviii
Prefaceix
Chapter 1The Nature of Intelligence1
Chapter 2The Measurement of Intelligence30
Chapter 3The Teaching of Intelligence56
Chapter 4The Genetic and Environmental Bases of Intelligence85
Chapter 5Group Differences in Intelligence110
Concluding Remarks135
References141
Index160

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