Still others benefit most from body-kinesthetic intelligence (learning by doing with the hands). Each person possesses each intelligence to an extent, but there is always a primary, or more dominant, intelligence. The work on multiple intelligences began in the early 1980s with Howard Gardner, and the research continues. Jul 17, 2014 · Multiple Intelligences: New Horizons in Theory and Practice: Howard Gardner’s up-to-date edition that covers research and new developments since Gardner’s original publication. Multiple Intelligences in the Classroom: A practical, well-written book. Thomas Armstrong provides countless examples of how to use each intelligence and how to.
The theory of multiple intelligences was developed in 1983 by Dr. Howard Gardner, professor of education at Harvard University. It suggests that the traditional notion of intelligence, based on I.Q. testing, is far too limited.