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What intelligence tests miss : the psychology of rational thought / Keith E. Stanovich.

Author/Creator:
Stanovich, Keith E., 1950-
Publication:
New Haven : Yale University Press, c2009.
Format/Description:
Book
xv, 308 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
Intelligence tests.
Thought and thinking.
Contents:
Inside George W. Bush's mind : hints at what IQ tests miss
Dysrationalia : separating rationality and intelligence
The reflective mind, the algorithmic mind, and the autonomous mind
Cutting intelligence down to size
Why intelligent people doing foolish things is no surprise
The cognitive miser : ways to avoid thinking
Framing and the cognitive miser
Myside processing : heads I win, tails I win too!
A different pitfall of the cognitive miser : thinking a lot, but losing
Mindware gaps
Contaminated mindware
How many ways can thinking go wrong? A taxonomy of irrational thinking tendencies and their relation to intelligence
The social benefits of increasing human rationality, and meliorating irrationality.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-301) and index.
ISBN:
9780300123852 (hardcover : alk. paper)
030012385X (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC:
216936066
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