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Title Practical intelligence : nature and origins of competence in the everyday world / edited by Robert J. Sternberg and Richard K. Wagner
Published Cambridge [Cambridgeshire] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1986


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Description x, 386 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Introduction The nature and scope of practical intelligence / Robert J. Sternberg -- pt. 1. Intelligence on the job Thinking in action: some characteristics of practical thought / Sylvia Scribner -- What characterizes intelligent functioning among senior managers? / George O. Klemp, Jr. and David C. McClelland -- Tacit knowledge and intelligence in the everyday world / Richard K. Wagner and Robert J. Sternberg -- Toward a broader conception of human intelligence / Norman Frederiksen -- pt. 2. Intelligence in daily life Academic and nonacademic intelligence: an experimental separation / Stephen J. Ceci and Jeffrey Liker -- Some lifelong everyday forms of intelligent behavior: organizing and reorganizing / Jacqueline J. Goodnow -- The theory of multiple intelligences: some issues and answers / Joseph M. Walters and Howard Gardner -- For all practical purposes: criteria for defining and evaluating practical intelligence / Martin E. Ford -- pt. 3. The development of practical intelligence Toward life-span research on the functions and pragmatics of intelligence / Roger A. Dixon and Paul B. Baltes -- Practical intelligence in later adulthood / Sherry L. Willis and K. Warner Schaie -- pt. 4. Cross-cultural approaches to practical intelligence Bricolage: savages do it daily / J.W. Berry and S.H. Irvine -- The development of practical intelligence in cross-cultural perspective / Jane R. Mercer, Margarita Gomez-Palacio and Eligio Padilla -- Intelligence and literacy: the relationships between intelligence and the technologies of representation and communication / David R. Olson -- The search for intraterrestrial intelligence / Richard K. Wagner
Analysis Man Intelligence
Notes Includes bibliographies and indexes
Bibliography Includes bibliographies and indexes
Subject Intellect.
Author Sternberg, Robert J.
Wagner, Richard K.
LC no. 85028942
ISBN 0521302536
0521317975 (paperback)