Aging and Intelligence
Published Online: 30 JAN 2010
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Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology
How to Cite
Li, S.-C. and Li, K. Z. H. 2010. Aging and Intelligence. Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology. 1–4.
- Published Online: 30 JAN 2010
Phenomena of aging effects on intellectual and cognitive functioning are investigated by research approaches at the psychometric, information-processing, and biological levels. Evidence from these approaches complements each other and should be considered conjointly for a comprehensive overview of aging and intelligence. Recent neurcomputational approaches help to integrate theory and data across these levels.
- processing speed;
- executive control