Accession Number : AD0711020

Title :   WORD ASSOCIATION, METHODS OF DEDUCTION AND INDUCTION, AND REACTIONS TO SET IN GOOD AND POOR REASONERS.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CALIF DEPT OF PSYCHOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : McNemar,Olga W.

Report Date : 15 JAN 1954

Pagination or Media Count : 34

Abstract : The paper presents the results of an attempt to differentiate, within a college sample, individuals high in reasoning ability from those low in this ability. The variables to be studied are classified under three general headings: free and controlled word association, deduction and induction, and experimentally induced set. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*REASONING, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN)), (*PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), ANALYSIS OF VARIANCE), WORD ASSOCIATION, TEST CONSTRUCTION(PSYCHOLOGY), CLASSIFICATION, MEASUREMENT, STUDENTS, DECISION MAKING, SET THEORY

Subject Categories : Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE