About the Book

Frames of Mind

Frames of Mind

The Theory of Multiple Intelligences
3rd Edition
March 2011
Trade Paperback · 528 Pages
$19.99 U.S. · $23.00 CAN
ISBN 9780465024339
Basic Books


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First published in 1983 and now available with a new introduction by the author, Gardner's trailblazing book revolutionized the worlds of education and psychology by positing that rather than a single type of intelligence, we have several—most of which are neglected by standard testing and educational methods.

About the Author

Howard Gardner is the John H. and Elisabeth A. Hobbs Professor of Cognition and Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education and Senior Director of Harvard Project Zero. The author of more than twenty books and the recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship and twenty-one honorary degrees, he lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.