Successful Intelligence: How Practical and Creative Intelligence Determine Success in Life

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Plume, 1997 - Psychology - 303 pages
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Award-winning professor Robert J. Sternberg offers a new definition of intelligence which includes the willingness to take risks and overcome obstacles. His definition predicts how students will fare in problem-solving in both their personal and professional lives. With the keys on how to achieve life's more important goals, "Successful Intelligence" will change the way we regard aptitude and intelligence.

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This book, written in the 1990s, contains many ideas that have been expounded on in the years since. I'm now suspicious of IQ tests and realize the validity of the SAT/ACT tests lies in telling colleges/universities what you have learned academically so far. Read full review

Review: Successful Intelligence: How Practical and Creative Intelligence Determine Success in Life

User Review  - Goodreads

This book, written in the 1990s, contains many ideas that have been expounded on in the years since. I'm now suspicious of IQ tests and realize the validity of the SAT/ACT tests lies in telling colleges/universities what you have learned academically so far. Read full review

Contents

Preface
11
Beyond IQ to Successful Intelligence
17
What IQ Tells Us
53
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