The Neuroscience of Intelligence (Cambridge Fundamentals of Neuroscience in Psychology)

4,29 valoración promedio
( 14 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9781107461437: The Neuroscience of Intelligence (Cambridge Fundamentals of Neuroscience in Psychology)

This book introduces new and provocative neuroscience research that advances our understanding of intelligence and the brain. Compelling evidence shows that genetics plays a more important role than environment as intelligence develops from childhood, and that intelligence test scores correspond strongly to specific features of the brain assessed with neuroimaging. In understandable language, Richard J. Haier explains cutting-edge techniques based on genetics, DNA, and imaging of brain connectivity and function. He dispels common misconceptions, such as the belief that IQ tests are biased or meaningless, and debunks simple interventions alleged to increase intelligence. Readers will learn about the real possibility of dramatically enhancing intelligence based on neuroscience findings and the positive implications this could have for education and social policy. The text also explores potential controversies surrounding neuro-poverty, neuro-socioeconomic status, and the morality of enhancing intelligence for everyone. Online resources, including additional visuals, animations, questions and links, reinforce the material.

"Sinopsis" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Book Description:

Why are some people smarter than others? This book clearly explains what neuroscience tells us about intelligence and the brain, emphasizing genetic and neuroimaging research. It dispels common misconceptions and shows how neuroscientific methods could dramatically enhance intelligence, with surprising implications for education and social policy.

About the Author:

Richard J. Haier earned his PhD from The Johns Hopkins University and is Professor Emeritus at the University of California, Irvine. He pioneered the use of neuroimaging to study intelligence in 1988 and has given invited lectures at meetings sponsored by the National Science Foundation, the National Academy of Sciences, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, the European Molecular Biology Organization, and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory. In 2013, he created video lectures, 'The Intelligent Brain', for The Great Courses. In 2016, he served as President of the International Society for Intelligence Research and became Editor-in-Chief of Intelligence.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Haier, Richard J.
Editorial: Cambridge Univ Pr (2016)
ISBN 10: 110746143X ISBN 13: 9781107461437
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Cambridge Univ Pr, 2016. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería VM-9781107461437

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 25,46
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,39
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Haier Richard J., Haier Richard J.
ISBN 10: 110746143X ISBN 13: 9781107461437
Nuevos Cantidad: 3
Librería
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 25616254-n

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 26,63
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,24
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Richard J. Haier
Editorial: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United Kingdom (2017)
ISBN 10: 110746143X ISBN 13: 9781107461437
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United Kingdom, 2017. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. This book introduces new and provocative neuroscience research that advances our understanding of intelligence and the brain. Compelling evidence shows that genetics plays a more important role than environment as intelligence develops from childhood, and that intelligence test scores correspond strongly to specific features of the brain assessed with neuroimaging. In understandable language, Richard J. Haier explains cutting-edge techniques based on genetics, DNA, and imaging of brain connectivity and function. He dispels common misconceptions, such as the belief that IQ tests are biased or meaningless, and debunks simple interventions alleged to increase intelligence. Readers will learn about the real possibility of dramatically enhancing intelligence based on neuroscience findings and the positive implications this could have for education and social policy. The text also explores potential controversies surrounding neuro-poverty, neuro-socioeconomic status, and the morality of enhancing intelligence for everyone. Online resources, including additional visuals, animations, questions and links, reinforce the material. Nº de ref. de la librería AAA9781107461437

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 29,95
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Richard J. Haier
Editorial: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United Kingdom (2017)
ISBN 10: 110746143X ISBN 13: 9781107461437
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United Kingdom, 2017. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. This book introduces new and provocative neuroscience research that advances our understanding of intelligence and the brain. Compelling evidence shows that genetics plays a more important role than environment as intelligence develops from childhood, and that intelligence test scores correspond strongly to specific features of the brain assessed with neuroimaging. In understandable language, Richard J. Haier explains cutting-edge techniques based on genetics, DNA, and imaging of brain connectivity and function. He dispels common misconceptions, such as the belief that IQ tests are biased or meaningless, and debunks simple interventions alleged to increase intelligence. Readers will learn about the real possibility of dramatically enhancing intelligence based on neuroscience findings and the positive implications this could have for education and social policy. The text also explores potential controversies surrounding neuro-poverty, neuro-socioeconomic status, and the morality of enhancing intelligence for everyone. Online resources, including additional visuals, animations, questions and links, reinforce the material. Nº de ref. de la librería AAA9781107461437

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 29,98
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Haier, Richard J.
Editorial: Cambridge Univ Pr (2016)
ISBN 10: 110746143X ISBN 13: 9781107461437
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Cambridge Univ Pr, 2016. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería IB-9781107461437

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 27,05
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,39
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Richard J. Haier
Editorial: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United Kingdom (2017)
ISBN 10: 110746143X ISBN 13: 9781107461437
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
Book Depository hard to find
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS, United Kingdom, 2017. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. This book introduces new and provocative neuroscience research that advances our understanding of intelligence and the brain. Compelling evidence shows that genetics plays a more important role than environment as intelligence develops from childhood, and that intelligence test scores correspond strongly to specific features of the brain assessed with neuroimaging. In understandable language, Richard J. Haier explains cutting-edge techniques based on genetics, DNA, and imaging of brain connectivity and function. He dispels common misconceptions, such as the belief that IQ tests are biased or meaningless, and debunks simple interventions alleged to increase intelligence. Readers will learn about the real possibility of dramatically enhancing intelligence based on neuroscience findings and the positive implications this could have for education and social policy. The text also explores potential controversies surrounding neuro-poverty, neuro-socioeconomic status, and the morality of enhancing intelligence for everyone. Online resources, including additional visuals, animations, questions and links, reinforce the material. Nº de ref. de la librería BTE9781107461437

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 33,51
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Richard J. Haier
Editorial: Cambridge University Press 2016-12-28, Cambridge (2016)
ISBN 10: 110746143X ISBN 13: 9781107461437
Nuevos paperback Cantidad: > 20
Librería
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Cambridge University Press 2016-12-28, Cambridge, 2016. paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 9781107461437

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 30,43
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,28
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Richard J. Haier
Editorial: Cambridge University Press 2016-12-31 (2016)
ISBN 10: 110746143X ISBN 13: 9781107461437
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 3
Librería
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Cambridge University Press 2016-12-31, 2016. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería NU-GRD-05383270

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 30,73
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,27
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Haier, Richard J.
ISBN 10: 110746143X ISBN 13: 9781107461437
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: > 20
Librería
BargainBookStores
(Grand Rapids, MI, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 11068777

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 32,00
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,39
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Haier, Richard J. (University of California, Irvine)
Editorial: Cambridge University Press (2016)
ISBN 10: 110746143X ISBN 13: 9781107461437
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Cambridge University Press, 2016. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería FM-9781107461437

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 26,08
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 9,85
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda