Cultural Perceptions of Human Intelligence
AbstractThis paper analyzes notions of culture and human intelligence. Drawing on implicit and explicit theory frameworks, I explore discourses about perceptions of intelligence and culture. These include cultural perceptions and meanings of intelligence in Asia, Africa and Western cultures. While there is little consensus on what intelligence really means from one culture to the next, the literature suggests that the culture or sub culture of an individual will determine how intelligence is conceived. In conclusion, the view is that culture and intelligence are interwoven. View Full-Text
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Cocodia, E. Cultural Perceptions of Human Intelligence. J. Intell. 2014, 2, 180-196.
Cocodia E. Cultural Perceptions of Human Intelligence. Journal of Intelligence. 2014; 2(4):180-196.Chicago/Turabian Style
Cocodia, E.A. 2014. "Cultural Perceptions of Human Intelligence." J. Intell. 2, no. 4: 180-196.