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Following a careful study of the recent research literature on individual differences in the preverbal infant, this book presents the historical and procedural contexts of four measures of infant attention and learning that have proved the most promising in predicting later childhood intellectual performance. The author examines the psychometric properties for each measure (within-age and cross-age test-retest coefficients), the concurrent relations of the measures with other measures of early cognition and development, and the available evidence on how well the measures predict cognitive and intellectual development in later childhood. “… this is an excellent introduction to an important and obviously thriving field.” –LTD Review “This book and the research it presents provide a powerful challenge to current theories of intelligence and to current philosophies and ...

Infant Intelligence Tests: Past and Prologue
Infant intelligence tests: Past and prologue
On the Nature of Intelligence

Intelligence is perhaps the most widely recognized construct in the behavioral sciences. Although it is widely known, it is not universally regarded with favor, and there are at least three reasons for this. First of all, as a ...

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