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"Brain Books" group discusses "What Intelligence Tests Miss: The Psychology of Rational Thought"

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Date: 
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 -
1:30pm to 3:30pm

What Intelligence Tests Miss: The Psychology of Rational Thought by Keith Stanovich (2009). demonstrates that IQ tests (or their proxies, such as the SAT) are radically incomplete as measures of cognitive functioning. They fail to assess abilities that most people associate with “good thinking,” such as judgment and decision making. What might help us interrupt automatic “thinking”?
February 28, 2017: 1:30-3:30 pm, in Ashland Public Library. All are welcome.