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The '''International Society for Intelligence Research''' ('''ISIR''') is a scientific society for researchers in [[human intelligence]].<ref>{{Cite book|url=|title=Encyclopedia of industrial and organizational psychology|last=|first=|publisher=|others=Rogelberg, Steven G., Sage Publications.|year=|isbn=9781452265551|location=Thousand Oaks, Calif.|pages=948|oclc=162107397}}</ref><ref>{{Cite book|url=|title=Exceptionality in East Asia : explorations in the actiotope model of giftedness|last=|first=|date=2013|publisher=Routledge|others=Phillipson, Shane N.|year=|isbn=9780415507271|location=Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon|pages=102|oclc=767569400}}</ref> It was founded by [[Douglas K. Detterman]] of the [[University of Alabama]] in 2000.<ref>{{Cite news|url=http://www.creativitypost.com/psychology/what_do_we_know_about_human_intelligence|title=What Do We Know About Human Intelligence?|last=Wai|first=Dr. Jonathan|work=The Creativity Post|access-date=2018-09-06|language=en}}</ref>
 
The '''International Society for Intelligence Research''' ('''ISIR''') is a scientific society for researchers in [[human intelligence]].<ref>{{Cite book|url=|title=Encyclopedia of industrial and organizational psychology|last=|first=|publisher=|others=Rogelberg, Steven G., Sage Publications.|year=|isbn=9781452265551|location=Thousand Oaks, Calif.|pages=948|oclc=162107397}}</ref><ref>{{Cite book|url=|title=Exceptionality in East Asia : explorations in the actiotope model of giftedness|last=|first=|date=2013|publisher=Routledge|others=Phillipson, Shane N.|year=|isbn=9780415507271|location=Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon|pages=102|oclc=767569400}}</ref> It was founded by [[Douglas K. Detterman]] of the [[University of Alabama]] in 2000.<ref>{{Cite news|url=http://www.creativitypost.com/psychology/what_do_we_know_about_human_intelligence|title=What Do We Know About Human Intelligence?|last=Wai|first=Dr. Jonathan|work=The Creativity Post|access-date=2018-09-06|language=en}}</ref>
   
The society advocates for ongoing support for scientific research on cognitive ability<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.isironline.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Constitution.pdf|title=ISIR Bylaws|date=10 June 2014|access-date=15 September 2018}}</ref>. In 2018, an article by ''[[New Statesman]]'' documented examples of the society and its members advocating [[scientific racism]] and [[eugenics]]. The article states that while the society includes some prominent and well-respected scientists, its members, publications, and events have each also promoted ideas characterized by ''New Statesman'' as "racist pseudo-science".<ref>{{cite news |last1=Van Der Merwe |first1=Ben |title=It might be a pseudo science, but students take the threat of eugenics seriously |url=https://www.newstatesman.com/politics/education/2018/02/it-might-be-pseudo-science-students-take-threat-eugenics-seriously |accessdate=6 September 2018 |work=New Statesman |date=19 February 2018 |language=en}}</ref>
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The society advocates for ongoing support for scientific research on cognitive ability<ref>{{Cite web|url=http://www.isironline.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/Constitution.pdf|title=ISIR Bylaws|date=10 June 2014|access-date=15 September 2018}}</ref>.
   
 
== Presidents ==
 
== Presidents ==

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The International Society for Intelligence Research (ISIR) is a scientific society for researchers in human intelligence.[1][2] It was founded by Douglas K. Detterman of the University of Alabama in 2000.[3]

The society advocates for ongoing support for scientific research on cognitive ability[4].

Presidents

Recent presidents include:

References

  1. ^ Encyclopedia of industrial and organizational psychology. Rogelberg, Steven G., Sage Publications. Thousand Oaks, Calif. p. 948. ISBN 9781452265551. OCLC 162107397.CS1 maint: others (link)
  2. ^ Exceptionality in East Asia : explorations in the actiotope model of giftedness. Phillipson, Shane N. Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge. 2013. p. 102. ISBN 9780415507271. OCLC 767569400.CS1 maint: others (link)
  3. ^ Wai, Dr. Jonathan. "What Do We Know About Human Intelligence?". The Creativity Post. Retrieved 2018-09-06.
  4. ^ "ISIR Bylaws" (PDF). 10 June 2014. Retrieved 15 September 2018.

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