Advances in the Psychology of Human Intelligence

Advances in the Psychology of Human Intelligence

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Volume five continues to mark the significant advances made in the psychology of human intelligence, problem solving, and thinking abilities. Papers contributed by leaders in the field reflect a diversity of perspectives and approaches to the human intelligence. Subjects discussed include: * genetic and environmental contributions to information-processing abilities * development of children's conceptions of intelligence * skill acquisition as a bridge between intelligence and motivation * information-processing abilities underlying intelligence * costs of expertise and their relation to intelligence * the nature of abstract thoughtIn addition, there is a general trend for Perceptual Speed/performance correlations to follow the expected pattern for acquisition of ... Although such differences do not decisively point to a cause, these data are consistent with the notion that theanbsp;...

Title:Advances in the Psychology of Human Intelligence
Author:Robert J. Sternberg
Publisher:Psychology Press - 2014-01-14


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