Log in

No account? Create an account
On the question of intelligence - Thoughts for sharing — LiveJournal [entries|archive|friends|userinfo]

[ userinfo | livejournal userinfo ]
[ archive | journal archive ]

On the question of intelligence [Dec. 5th, 2004|01:14 pm]
[music |Tribute - Tenacious D]

One of the problems I have when thinking about people is the question of intelligence. Specifically, I value intelligence conceptually, but I'm not quite sure what that means. I'd also be curious to know what other people think it is? So, what is intelligence, and how does it manifest in people?

[User Picture]From: lady_fox
2004-12-05 11:39 am (UTC)
I think what I generally associate with intelligence is common sense. Being able to put two and two together in any situation to realize what's going on.
(Reply) (Thread)
[User Picture]From: lerite
2004-12-05 11:37 pm (UTC)
Intelligence = maturity. Read up on Kohlberg and Gilligan and their hierarchies of morals, and don't believe anything I say.
(Reply) (Thread)