By James Georgas,Lawrence G. Weiss,Fons J. R. van de Vijver,Donald H. Saklofske

This ebook offers a distinct cross-cultural standpoint of the WISC-III. From building, translation and model in numerous cultures, to research of its constitution and serve as as an idea, to its medical use with varied ethnic teams, Culture and kid's Intelligence offers clinician's the instruments they want whilst utilizing the WISC-III. the focal point of this reference paintings is on kid's intelligence as measured through the WISC-III in numerous cultures and its use in those cultures (USA, united kingdom, Canada, France, Belgium, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Sweden, and Greece). It additionally discusses the translation of the result of the WISC-III when it comes to cultural and ethnic factors.

  • Leading specialists talk about the medical use of the WISC-III because it pertains to tradition and children
  • Provides the way to clinicians and faculty psychologists to help in figuring out and studying results
  • Direct relevance to practitioners, researchers, and trainers

Show description

Read or Download Culture and Children's Intelligence: Cross-Cultural Analysis of the WISC-III (Practical Resources for the Mental Health Professional) PDF

Best children's studies books

Children's Films: History, Ideology, Pedagogy, Theory (Children's Literature and Culture)

This research examines kid's motion pictures from a variety of serious views, together with these supplied by way of classical and present movie theory.

Teens, TV and Tunes: The Manufacturing of American Adolescent Culture

This political research of adlescent tradition examines the historic and ideological improvement of yankee early life society, the commercial and ideological dating among tv and well known song, and the ideological competition among Nickelodeon and Disney. greater than mere leisure, teenager sitcoms and pa track painting a fancy and infrequently contradictory set of cultural discourses.

Broken Three Times: A Story of Child Abuse in America

Damaged 3 times is a narrative approximately baby abuse in the United States. It starts with snapshots from a mother's abusive adolescence, then fast-forwards to her family's first involvement with Connecticut protecting providers whilst her childrens are 11 and ten. After a quick research, the family's case is closed, and regardless of their many desires, they aren't supplied hyperlinks to any ongoing supportive prone.

Contemporary Perspectives on Research in Creativity in Early Childhood Education (Contemporary Perspectives in Early Childhood Education)

Lately, a brand new figuring out of inventive concept and artistic functionality has surfaced. moreover, an curiosity has emerged in expert enterprises specifically these in early early life schooling. additionally, present creativity researchers have initiated a much more subtle knowing of younger children’s inventive pondering, how one can determine creativity, thoughts to advertise creativity, and learn methodologies.

Extra info for Culture and Children's Intelligence: Cross-Cultural Analysis of the WISC-III (Practical Resources for the Mental Health Professional)

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.13 of 5 – based on 49 votes