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J. Intell. 2014, 2(2), 29-32; doi:10.3390/jintelligence2020029

Assessing and Revising the Plan for Intelligence Testing

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Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri, McAlester Hall, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
These authors contributed equally to this work.
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Received: 16 January 2014 / Revised: 24 March 2014 / Accepted: 24 March 2014 / Published: 4 April 2014
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Intelligence, Where to Look, Where to Go?)
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This brief commentary suggests that the usefulness of the concept of intelligence might depend on how one defines intelligence and on whether one is using it for scientific or practical purposes. Furthermore, it is suggested that the concept of working memory must not be overlooked when considering individual differences in intelligence.
Keywords: intelligence; working memory; individual differences intelligence; working memory; individual differences
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Vergauwe, E.; Cowan, N. Assessing and Revising the Plan for Intelligence Testing. J. Intell. 2014, 2, 29-32.

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