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The Resource Advances in the Psychology of Human Intelligence : Volume 5

Advances in the Psychology of Human Intelligence : Volume 5

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Advances in the Psychology of Human Intelligence : Volume 5
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Advances in the Psychology of Human Intelligence
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Volume 5
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eng
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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 thought
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Advances in the Psychology of Human Intelligence : Volume 5
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Advances in the Psychology of Human Intelligence : Volume 5
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Contents
Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Preface -- Table of Contents -- Contributors -- Introduction -- 1. Genetic and Environmental Determinants of Information Processing and Special Mental Abilities: A Twin Analysis -- Introduction -- Genetic Influences on Information Processing and Special Mental Abilities -- Method -- Results -- Discussion -- 2. The Development of Childrenâ{u0080}{u0099}s Conception of Intelligence: A Theoretical Framework -- The Role of Theories of Intelligence in Achievement Goals and Behavior -- The Development of Conceptions of Intelligence -- The Development of Entity and Incremental Theories -- Summary and Conclusions -- 3. Dynamics of Skill Acquisition Building a Bridge Between Intelligence and Motivation -- Overview -- General Background -- A Model of Ability/Motivation Interactions -- Overview of the Research Program -- A Prototypical Experimentâ{u0080}{u0094}Resource Demands and Ability/Motivation Interactions -- Implications and Future Directions -- 4. Information Processing and Intelligence -- Improving Prediction of Academic and Occupational Success -- Previous Research Using Ongoing Psychophysiological Recording -- A Model of Intelligent Performance -- Summary -- 5. Expertise and Intelligent Thinking: When Is It Worse to Know Better? -- What Is Expertise? -- The Costs of Expertise -- Expertise and Intelligence -- Summary and Conclusions -- 6 . The Specific Character of Abstract Thought: Categorization, Problem Solving, and Induction -- Introduction -- Context-Rich, Case-Based Reasoning: Priority of the Specific -- Nonautonomous Abstraction -- Conservative Induction -- Related Work -- Summary -- Author Index
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9781317784524
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