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Measuring minds : Henry Herbert Goddard and the origins of American intelligence testing, Leila Zenderland

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Measuring minds : Henry Herbert Goddard and the origins of American intelligence testing
Title
Measuring minds
Title remainder
Henry Herbert Goddard and the origins of American intelligence testing
Statement of responsibility
Leila Zenderland
Title variation
Henry Herbert Goddard and the origins of American intelligence testing
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MBE
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Zenderland, Leila
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge studies in the history of psychology
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  • Goddard, Henry Herbert
  • Goddard, Henry Herbert
  • Intelligence tests
  • Psychologists
  • Intelligence Tests
  • Psychology
Label
Measuring minds : Henry Herbert Goddard and the origins of American intelligence testing, Leila Zenderland
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 366-448) and index
Contents
  • Introduction : Motives, meanings, and contexts -- Spirit and science : faith, healing, and mission -- "A little child shall lead them" : educational evangelism and child study -- "Psychological work among the feeble-minded" : the medical meaning of "mental deficiency" -- Psychological work in the schools : the statistical meaning of "subnormality" -- Causes and consequences : the Kallikak family as eugenic parable -- The biology and sociology of "prevention" : "defectives, dependents, and delinquents" -- Psychological work and the state : reformers, professionals, and the public -- Psychological work and the nation : the political meaning of intelligence -- Leaving Vineland : popularity, notoriety, and a place in history -- Epilogue : Psychological legacies, historical lessons, and luck
  • Introduction : Motives, meanings, and contexts -- Spirit and science : faith, healing, and mission -- "A little child shall lead them" : educational evangelism and child study -- "Psychological work among the feeble-minded" : the medical meaning of "mental deficiency" -- Psychological work in the schools : the statistical meaning of "subnormality" -- Causes and consequences : the Kallikak family as eugenic parable -- The biology and sociology of "prevention" : defectives, dependents, and delinquents" -- Psychological work and the state : reformers, professionals, and the public -- Psychological work and the nation : the political meaning of intelligence -- Leaving Vineland : popularity, notoriety, and a place in history -- Epilogue : Psychological legacies, historical lessons, and luck
Control code
000145517
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
ix, 466 p.
Isbn
9780521003636
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 145517
  • 148050
  • (OCoLC)ocm47656843
Label
Measuring minds : Henry Herbert Goddard and the origins of American intelligence testing, Leila Zenderland
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 366-448) and index
Contents
  • Introduction : Motives, meanings, and contexts -- Spirit and science : faith, healing, and mission -- "A little child shall lead them" : educational evangelism and child study -- "Psychological work among the feeble-minded" : the medical meaning of "mental deficiency" -- Psychological work in the schools : the statistical meaning of "subnormality" -- Causes and consequences : the Kallikak family as eugenic parable -- The biology and sociology of "prevention" : "defectives, dependents, and delinquents" -- Psychological work and the state : reformers, professionals, and the public -- Psychological work and the nation : the political meaning of intelligence -- Leaving Vineland : popularity, notoriety, and a place in history -- Epilogue : Psychological legacies, historical lessons, and luck
  • Introduction : Motives, meanings, and contexts -- Spirit and science : faith, healing, and mission -- "A little child shall lead them" : educational evangelism and child study -- "Psychological work among the feeble-minded" : the medical meaning of "mental deficiency" -- Psychological work in the schools : the statistical meaning of "subnormality" -- Causes and consequences : the Kallikak family as eugenic parable -- The biology and sociology of "prevention" : defectives, dependents, and delinquents" -- Psychological work and the state : reformers, professionals, and the public -- Psychological work and the nation : the political meaning of intelligence -- Leaving Vineland : popularity, notoriety, and a place in history -- Epilogue : Psychological legacies, historical lessons, and luck
Control code
000145517
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
ix, 466 p.
Isbn
9780521003636
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 145517
  • 148050
  • (OCoLC)ocm47656843

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