Generational changes on the draw-a-man test: a comparison of Brazilian urban and rural children tested in 1930, 2002 and 2004.

@article{Colom2007GenerationalCO,
  title={Generational changes on the draw-a-man test: a comparison of Brazilian urban and rural children tested in 1930, 2002 and 2004.},
  author={Roberto Colom and Carmen Elvira Flores-Mendoza and Francisco J. Abad},
  journal={Journal of biosocial science},
  year={2007},
  volume={39 1},
  pages={79-89}
}
Although gains in generational intelligence test scores have been widely demonstrated around the world, researchers still do not know what has caused them. The cognitive stimulation and nutritional hypotheses summarize the several diverse potential causes that have been considered. This article analyses data for a sample of 499 children tested in 1930 and one equivalent sample of 710 children tested 72 years later, the largest gap ever considered. Both samples comprised children aged between 7… CONTINUE READING