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Title Howard Gardner under fire : the rebel psychologist faces his critics / edited by Jeffrey A. Schaler.

Imprint Chicago : Open Court, c2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  153 G173Dh 2006    ---  Available
Description xxii, 407 p. ; 23 cm.
Series The under fire series ; v. 2
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-395) and index.
Contents What develops (and how?) / Deanna Kuhn -- Becoming responsible for who we are : the trouble with traits / David R. Olson -- Multiple invalidities / John White -- Geocentric theory : a valid alternative to Gardner's theory of intelligence / Nathan Brody -- Is the ability to make a bacon sandwich a mark of intelligence?, and other issues : some reflections on Gardner's theory of multiple intelligences / Susan M. Barnett, Stephen J. Ceci, Wendy M. Williams -- On spirituality / T.M. Luhrmann -- Creativity in Creating minds / Dean Keith Simonton -- Creativity is always personal and only sometimes social / Mark A. Runco -- Gardner on leadership / Robert Spillane -- Second Gardner's late shift : from psychology to outer space? / Carlos E. Vasco -- Changing minds about Goodwork? / Anna Craft -- Artful practice : a reflexive analysis / Graeme Sullivan -- Considering the U-curve / David Pariser -- Replies to my critics / Howard Gardner.
Summary "Thirteen essays criticize Howard Gardner's theories of Multiple Intelligence, ability traits, U-shaped curves in development, and other psychological concepts of spirituality, creativity, and leadership; Gardner responds to each"--Provided by publisher.
Subject Psychology -- Philosophy.
Gardner, Howard.
Psychological Theory.
Added Author Schaler, Jeffrey A.
Gardner, Howard, 1943-
ISBN 0812696042 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780812696042 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Standard No. NLM 101297368
YDXCP 2457714
NLGGC 298664550
NZ1 10914128

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