The Raising of Intelligence: A Selected History of Attempts To Raise Retarded Intelligence

1st Edition

H. H. Spitz

Published October 1, 1986
Reference - 272 Pages
ISBN 9780898598360 - CAT# ER1987

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The history of attempts to raise the intelligence of mentally retarded individuals is wrought with controversy. Spanning the years from 1800 to the present, this book offers a critical review of the methods and philosophy behind these efforts. A fascinating contribution to the long-standing debate on the malleability of intelligence and the influence of heredity and environment.


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