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Multiple Intelligences

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Theory or view of human intellect, originated in 1983 by Howard Gardner, that every individual has at least seven different autonomous intelligences, i.e., linguistic, logical-mathematical, spatial, bodily-kinesthetic, musical, interpersonal, and intrapersonal -- more recently, an eighth intelligence (naturalist) has been recognized, and a ninth (existential) is being considered
Category: Individual Development and Characteristics
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Added to ERIC: 8/26/1998