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Intelligence and the Brain: Solving the Mystery of Why People Differ in IQ and How a Child Can Be a Genius
This book turns the corner and finally provides a convincing explanation of IQ and human intelligence. It begins by rejecting some of the most basic assumptions that psychologists make about intelligence, including that intelligence should be defined by behavior. Instead, it argues that intelligence is about the ability to understand. It then uses recent scientific finding ...more
Hardcover, 246 pages
Published August 1st 2010 by Aesop Press
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Dennis Garlick received his Ph.D. in psychology from the University of Sydney in 2003. His Ph.D. focused on using the recent advances in the brain sciences to provide a new approach to explaining human intelligence. This approach was accepted for publication in The Psychological Review, often considered to be the most prestigious peer-reviewed psychology journal in the world. This publication led ...moreMore about Dennis Garlick...