The Cambridge Handbook of Intelligence

The Cambridge Handbook of Intelligence

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This volume provides the most comprehensive and up-to-date compendium of theory and research in the field of human intelligence. Each of the 42 chapters is written by world-renowned experts in their respective fields, and collectively, they cover the full range of topics of contemporary interest in the study of intelligence. The handbook is divided into nine parts: Part I covers intelligence and its measurement; Part II deals with the development of intelligence; Part III discusses intelligence and group differences; Part IV concerns the biology of intelligence; Part V is about intelligence and information processing; Part VI discusses different kinds of intelligence; Part VII covers intelligence and society; Part VIII concerns intelligence in relation to allied constructs; and Part IX is the concluding chapter, which reflects on where the field is currently and where it still needs to go.Otis developed other tests of mental ability and contributed several innovations and refinements that made the scoring and ... of the Group Intelligence Scale, is still widely used to evaluate cognitive abilities related to success in school from kindergarten to 12th grade. ... As such, it is not something everyone can agree on or quantify objectively.3 Thus, even among psychologists there is a wide variety ofanbsp;...

Title:The Cambridge Handbook of Intelligence
Author:Robert J. Sternberg, Scott Barry Kaufman
Publisher:Cambridge University Press - 2011-05-30


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