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The Resource The rationality quotient : toward a test of rational thinking, Keith E. Stanovich, Richard F. West, and Maggie E. Toplak

The rationality quotient : toward a test of rational thinking, Keith E. Stanovich, Richard F. West, and Maggie E. Toplak

Label
The rationality quotient : toward a test of rational thinking
Title
The rationality quotient
Title remainder
toward a test of rational thinking
Statement of responsibility
Keith E. Stanovich, Richard F. West, and Maggie E. Toplak
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stanovich, Keith E.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF442
LC item number
.S728 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • West, Richard F.
  • Toplak, Maggie E.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reasoning
  • Reasoning (Psychology)
  • Intelligence levels
  • Cognition
  • Cognition
  • Intelligence levels
  • Reasoning
  • Reasoning (Psychology)
Label
The rationality quotient : toward a test of rational thinking, Keith E. Stanovich, Richard F. West, and Maggie E. Toplak
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Theoretical underpinnings -- Definitions of rationality in philosophy, cognitive science, and lay discourse -- Rationality, intelligence, and the functional architecture of the mind -- Overcoming miserly processing : detection, override, and mindware -- A framework for the comprehensive assessment of rational thinking (CART) -- The components of rational thought assessed by the CART -- Probabilistic and statistical reasoning -- Scientific reasoning -- Avoidance of miserly information processing : direct tests -- Avoidance of miserly information processing : indirect effects -- Probabilistic numeracy, financial literacy, sensitivity to expected value, and risk knowledge -- Contaminated mindware -- The dispositions and attitudes of rationality -- Comprehensive rational thinking assessment : data and conclusions -- Associations among the subtests : a short-form CART -- Associations among the subtests : the full-form CART -- The CART : context, caveats, and questions -- The social and practical implications of a rational thinking test -- Appendix: Structure and sample items for the subtests and scales of the comprehensive assessment of rational thinking -- References -- Index
Control code
946254542
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 459 pages
Isbn
9780262034845
Lccn
2016002051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)946254542
Label
The rationality quotient : toward a test of rational thinking, Keith E. Stanovich, Richard F. West, and Maggie E. Toplak
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Theoretical underpinnings -- Definitions of rationality in philosophy, cognitive science, and lay discourse -- Rationality, intelligence, and the functional architecture of the mind -- Overcoming miserly processing : detection, override, and mindware -- A framework for the comprehensive assessment of rational thinking (CART) -- The components of rational thought assessed by the CART -- Probabilistic and statistical reasoning -- Scientific reasoning -- Avoidance of miserly information processing : direct tests -- Avoidance of miserly information processing : indirect effects -- Probabilistic numeracy, financial literacy, sensitivity to expected value, and risk knowledge -- Contaminated mindware -- The dispositions and attitudes of rationality -- Comprehensive rational thinking assessment : data and conclusions -- Associations among the subtests : a short-form CART -- Associations among the subtests : the full-form CART -- The CART : context, caveats, and questions -- The social and practical implications of a rational thinking test -- Appendix: Structure and sample items for the subtests and scales of the comprehensive assessment of rational thinking -- References -- Index
Control code
946254542
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 459 pages
Isbn
9780262034845
Lccn
2016002051
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)946254542

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