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    Alfred Binet The following essay offers both a short biography of Psychologist Alfred Binet and a present day practical application using the theory from which Binet developed his Intelligence test. Alfred Binet, born in Nice, France, on the eleventh of July, whose mother was an artist and whose father was a physician, became one of the most prominent psychologists in French history. Having received his formal education in both Nice and later, in Paris, at the renowned Lychee Louis -le-Grand, Bi...
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    1, 1 1. , -s, : Luria's 300 scientific works have been translated into English. Psychology as a science studies mental activity and human behaviour. Psychologists mostly agree that hereditary factors explain the lion's share of IQ differences. Some people have good memories, and can learn easily long poem by heart. The preschooler's task is to develop initiative. 2. , . : What colour is the shirt I do not see (it) colour. He is a friend of (we). Give (they) to (she). The newcomers built the ho...
  • Alfred Binet Intelligence Children Psychology
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    The Life of Alfred Binet On July 8, 1857, Alfred Binet was born in Nice, France. He took a different tack than most psychologists of his day: he was interested in the workings of the normal mind rather than the pathology of mental illness. He wanted to find a way to measure the ability to think and reason, apart from education in any particular field (PBS, 1998). Over time, Binet became one of the most prominent psychologists in French history. After receiving his formal education in Nice and Pa...
  • Alfred Binet Children Subtests Psychology
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    Alfred Binet The following essay offers both a short biography of Psychologist Alfred Binet and a present day practical application using the theory from which Binet developed his Intelligence test. Alfred Binet, born in Nice, France, on the eleventh of July, whose mother was an artist and whose father was a physician, became one of the most prominent psychologists in French history. Having received his formal education in both Nice and later, in Paris, at the renowned Lychee Louis -le-Grand, Bi...
  • Alfred Binet Intelligence Testing
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    Alfred Binet and the Age of Intelligence Testing "It seems to us that in intelligence there is a fundamental faculty, the alteration or the lack of which, is of the utmost importance for practical life. This faculty is judgment, otherwise called good sense, practical sense, initiative, the faculty of adapting one's self to circumstances. A person may be a moron or an imbecile if he is lacking in judgment; but with good judgment he can never be either. Indeed the rest of the intellectual facultie...