PROGRAM IN PSYCHOLOGY

DOUGLAS DETTERMAN RECENT PUBLICATIONS


Detterman, D.K. (2008). Why mental retardation and intellectual disabilities are important and why nobody cares. Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, APA Division 33 Newsletter.

DeDonno, M.A. & Detterman, D.K. (2008). Poker is a skill. Gaming Law Review, 12(1), 1-6.

Koenig, K.A., Frey, M.C. & Detterman, D.K. (2008). ACT and general cognitive ability. Intelligence 36, 153-160.

Luo, D., Thompson, L.A., Detterman, D.K. (2006). The criterion validity of tasks of basic cognitive processes. Intelligence, 34, 79-120.

Detterman, D.K. (2006). Spearman’s g: Past, present, and future. In R. A. Peel & M. Zeki (Eds). Human ability: Genetic and environmental influences. (pp. 19-45). Galton Institute.

Frey, M.C. & Detterman, D.K. (2005). Regression basics: Rejoinder to Bridgeman (Commentary). Psychological Science, 16, 747.

Frey, M.C. & Detterman, D.K. (2004). Scholastic assessment or g? The relationship between the SAT and general cognitive ability. Psychological Science, 15, 373-378.

Luo, D., Thompson, L.A., & Detterman, D.K. (2003). Phenotypic and behavioral genetic covariation between elemental cognitive components and scholastic measures. Behavior Genetics, 33, 221-246.

Luo, D., Thompson, L.A., & Detterman, D.K. (2003). The causal factor underlying the correlation between psychometric "g" and scholastic performance. Intelligence, 31, 67-83.

Ruthsatz, J., & Detterman, D. K. (2003). An extraordinary memory: The case study of a musical prodigy. Intelligence, 31, 509-518.

Detterman, D.K., & Gabriel, L.T. (2003). Look before you leap: Implications of the 1992 definition of mental retardation. In S. Greenspan & H. Switsky (Eds.). What is mental retardation? (Chapter 9). Washington, DC : American Association on Mental Retardation Disability Books Online.

Detterman, D.K., (2002). Determinants of intelligence: Heritability of intelligence. In A. E. Kazdin, (Ed.). Encyclopedia of psychology Vol. 2 (486-490). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Rohde, T., Tiu, R., Detterman, D.K., & Thompson, L.A. (2002). Are cognitive components related to “g” differentially heritable across ability levels? Behavior Genetics, 32(6), 483.

Detteman, D.K. (2002). General intelligence: Cognitive and biological explanations. In R. J. Sternberg & E. L. Grigorenko, (Eds). The general factor of intelligence: How general is it? (pp.223-243) Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

Petrill, S.A., Luo, D., Thompson, L.A., & Detterman, D.K. (2001). Inspection time and the relationship among elementary cognitive tasks, general intelligence, and specific cognitive abilities. Intelligence, 29, 487-496.

Detterman, D.K., & Ruthsatz, J.M. (2001). The importance of individual differences for exceptional accomplishment. In N. Colangelo & S. G. Assouline (Eds.). Talent Development IV: Proceedings from the 1998 Henry B. and Jocelyn Wallace National Research Symposium on Talent Development (p. 135-154). Scottsdale, AZ: Great Potentials Press, Inc.

Detterman, D.K. (2000). Tests, affirmative action in university admissions, and the American way. Psychology, Public Policy and Law, 6, 44-55.

Detterman, D.K. (2000). Intelligence. In Microsoft Encarta Encyclopedia. Redmond, WA : Microsoft Corporation.

Detterman, D.K. (2000). General intelligence and the definition of phenotypes. In G. R. Bock, J. A. Goode, & K. Webb (Eds.). The nature of intelligence, Novartis Foundation Symposium 233. (pp. 136-148). Chichester, UK : John Wiley and Sons.

Publications of Particular Interest

System Theory

Detterman, D.K. (1987). Theoretical notions of intelligence and mental retardation. American Journal of Mental Deficiency, 92, 2-11.

Detterman, D.K. (1994). A system theory of intelligence. In D.K. Detterman (Ed.). Current topics in human intelligence: Vol. 4. Theories of Intelligence (pp. 85-115). Norwood, NJ: Ablex Publishing Corporation.

Detterman, D.K., & Thompson, L.A. (1997). IQ, schooling, and developmental disabilities: What's so special about special education? American Psychologist, 52, 1082-1091.

Detterman, D.K. (1999). The psychology of mental retardation. International Review of Psychiatry, 11, 26-33.

Detterman, D.K., Gabriel, L.T., & Ruthsatz, J.M. (2000). Intelligence and mental retardation: Past, present, and future. In R. J. Sternberg (Ed.). Handbook of intelligence (pp.141-158). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.