Intelligence: A Brief History
September 2004, Wiley-Blackwell
Chapter 1. The Nature of Intelligence.
Chapter 2. The Measurement of Intelligence.
Chapter 3. The Teaching of Intelligence.
Chapter 4. The Genetic and Environmental Bases of Intelligence.
Chapter 5. Group Differences in Intelligence.
Robert J. Sternberg is Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences at Tufts University and Director of the Center for the Psychology of Abilities, Competencies, and Expertise. He was the 2003 President of the American Psychological Association and is an internationally recognized authority in the field of intelligence and creativity and the author of over 1,000 journal articles, book chapters, and books.
covers a wide range of topics in intelligence that are often excluded from mainstream presentations of intelligence researcy
explores the genetic and environmental bases of intelligence
discusses group differences in intelligence
examines the future of intelligence research in the areas of theory, measurement and instruction
covers signal theories, influential scholars and groundbreaking findings
"This book is, therefore, strongly recommended to all serious undergraduate or postgraduate students of intelligence or to anyone interested in the historical development of psychological constructs." Social Psychological Review, October 2005