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Does Far Transfer Exist? Negative Evidence From Chess, Music, and Working Memory (Read 771 times)

Offline Bob

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Does Far Transfer Exist? Negative Evidence From Chess, Music, and Working Memory Training
Giovanni Sala
Fernand Gobet
First Published October 25, 2017

http://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/0963721417712760



Hm....
Favorite new teacher quote -- "You found the only possible wrong answer."

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The conclusion of the article makes sense to me. I have known outstanding chess players who lacked most other intellectual ability, and many very bright, highly creative people who were big duds at chess.
"We're all bums when the wagon comes." - Waller