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Intelligences and BrainsAn Evolutionary Bird’s-Eye View

Juan D. Delius and Julia A. M. Delius

in The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Cognition

Second edition

Published in print March 2012 | ISBN: 9780195392661
Published online September 2012 | | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/oxfordhb/9780195392661.013.0035

Series: Oxford Library of Psychology

 Intelligences and BrainsAn Evolutionary Bird’s-Eye View

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This chapter is an interdisciplinary consensual overview of intelligence as a behavioral disposition displayed by some animals, including humans. Topics discussed include animal intelligence, human intelligence, intelligence varieties and brain correlates; concept formation, transitive responding, and mental rotation; intelligence development and intelligence evolution.

Keywords: animal intelligence; human intelligence; intelligence testing; concept formation; transitive responding; mental rotation; brain size; intelligence development; intelligence evolution

Article.  19104 words. 

Subjects: Psychology ; Cognitive Psychology ; Cognitive Neuroscience

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