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Little g and friends: An exposition of psychometric intelligence differences. The anatomy (or geography) of that which has to be explained

Ian J. Deary

in Looking Down on Human Intelligence: From Psychometrics to the Brain

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780198524175
eISBN:
9780191712531
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198524175.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

This chapter discusses the psychometric structure, predictive validity, and statistical genetics of intelligence.


Integrating and Economizing Treatment-Relevant Assessment

Larry E. Beutler, John F. Clarkin, and Bruce Bongar

in Guidelines for the Systematic Treatment of the Depressed Patient

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195105308
eISBN:
9780199848522
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195105308.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Clinical Psychology

This chapter describes efforts to develop a measurement device that could be applied to archival and prospective data for the subsequent ... More


The Challenge of Measuring Slavery

Kevin Bales

in Understanding Global Slavery: A Reader

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520245068
eISBN:
9780520932074
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520245068.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

The criminalization of slavery leads to a number of problems in measuring slavery. The first problem is the basic fact that criminals conceal their activities, often going to great lengths to do so. ... More


Advantages of the Hypothesis

Bradley E. Alger

in Defense of the Scientific Hypothesis: From Reproducibility Crisis to Big Data

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2021
ISBN:
9780190881481
eISBN:
9780190093761
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190881481.003.0008
Subject:
Neuroscience, Techniques

This chapter makes the case for the scientific hypothesis from two quite different points of view: statistical and cognitive. The consideration of statistical advantages picks up from the discussion ... More


De-Freuding Implicit Attitudes

Edouard Machery

in Implicit Bias and Philosophy, Volume 1: Metaphysics and Epistemology

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198713241
eISBN:
9780191781698
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198713241.003.0005
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

Psychologists and philosophers treat implicit attitudes as automatic and unconscious mental states—a view reminiscent of Freud’s theory of unconscious desires and urges. I present a competing view ... More


Conclusions

Elizabeth Weiss

in Reading the Bones: Activity, Biology, and Culture

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780813054988
eISBN:
9780813053707
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054988.003.0007
Subject:
Archaeology, Archaeological Methodology and Techniques

This chapter concludes with the major theme that ran through the previous chapters; how much of each of these skeletal activity reconstruction features are a result of environmental influences (i.e., ... More


Risk Assessment in the Netherlands

Corine de Ruiter

in International Perspectives on Violence Risk Assessment

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199386291
eISBN:
9780199386314
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199386291.003.0018
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

Structured risk assessment tools were introduced in the adult forensic mental health system in the Netherlands during the late 1990s. Tool use in other forensic settings, such as adolescent forensic ... More


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