Intelligent People Deal with Stereotypes Differently Than Others, Study Finds

Everyone encounters stereotypes. But what you do afterward says something about you

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There is a lot of debate in the scientific community over what exactly intelligence is. We can talk about IQ. That’s one thing that’s absolutely measurable. But beyond that things get hazy. According to Harvard’s Howard Gardner there are multiple intelligences. In an elemental sense, one of the earliest and most comprehensive explanations is the ability to recognize patterns.

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