Intellectual Competence and the Intelligent Personality: A Third Way in Differential Psychology

  title={Intellectual Competence and the Intelligent Personality: A Third Way in Differential Psychology},
  author={T. Chamorro-Premuzic and A. Furnham},
  journal={Review of General Psychology},
  pages={251 - 267}
  • T. Chamorro-Premuzic, A. Furnham
  • Published 2006
  • Psychology
  • Review of General Psychology
  • This article conceptualizes the construct of the intelligent personality as an indicator of intellectual competence in an attempt to expand the traditional concept of intelligence and account for both ability and nonability determinants of academic performance. Theoretical implications are discussed with regard to recent attempts to (a) explain correlations between personality and intelligence measures, (b) conceptualize novel constructs that may bridge the gap between intelligence and… CONTINUE READING

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