Running head: A REFLECTION
A Reflection on the Origins of Cognitive Psychology
Reflection on History of Psychology
The Origins of Cognitive Psychology
In general terms, psychology i
Imagine you are going to give a factual, non-partisan
presentation on intelligence testing to parents of middle school
age children. Address the following areas:
What intelligence tests measure.
How IQ tests measure intelligence.
A historical perspe
Professor of mental and moral philosophy
Father of the textbook
Used for 50+ years
o Separated mental philosophy into 3 categories: intellect,
sensibilities and will.
o They indicated the findings of empirical investigations of ment