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The Resource Intelligence, race, and genetics : conversations with Arthur R. Jensen, Frank Miele

Intelligence, race, and genetics : conversations with Arthur R. Jensen, Frank Miele

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Intelligence, race, and genetics : conversations with Arthur R. Jensen
Title
Intelligence, race, and genetics
Title remainder
conversations with Arthur R. Jensen
Statement of responsibility
Frank Miele
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a series of provocative conversations with Skeptic magazine Ssenior editor Frank Miele, renowned University of California-Berkeley psychologist Arthur R. Jensen details the evolution of his thoughts on the nature of intelligence, tracing an intellectual odyssey that leads from the programs of the Great Society to the Bell Curve Wars and beyond. Miele cross-examines Jensen's views on general intelligence (the g factor), racial differences in IQ, cultural bias in IQ tests, and whether differences in IQ are due primarily to heredity or to remediable factors such as poverty and disc
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Miele, Frank,
Dewey number
153.9
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Jensen, Arthur Robert
  • Intellect
  • Intellect
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Intelligence, race, and genetics : conversations with Arthur R. Jensen, Frank Miele
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION Jensenism and Skepticism; PRELUDE The Man Behind the "Ism"; 1 JENSENISM A New Word in the Dictionary; 2 WHAT IS INTELLIGENCE? The g Factor and Its Rivals; 3 NATURE, NURTURE, OR BOTH? Can Heritability Cut Psychology's Gordian Knot?; 4 WHAT IS RACE? Biological Reality or Cultural Construction?; 5 FROM JENSENISM TO THE BELL CURVE WARS Science, Pseudoscience, and Politics; 6 SCIENCE AND POLICY What's to Be Done?; Appendix A: Bibliography of Arthur R. Jensen; Appendix B: Mainstream Science on Intelligence; Index
Control code
ocn882245647
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786747610
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)882245647
Label
Intelligence, race, and genetics : conversations with Arthur R. Jensen, Frank Miele
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
PREFACE; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; INTRODUCTION Jensenism and Skepticism; PRELUDE The Man Behind the "Ism"; 1 JENSENISM A New Word in the Dictionary; 2 WHAT IS INTELLIGENCE? The g Factor and Its Rivals; 3 NATURE, NURTURE, OR BOTH? Can Heritability Cut Psychology's Gordian Knot?; 4 WHAT IS RACE? Biological Reality or Cultural Construction?; 5 FROM JENSENISM TO THE BELL CURVE WARS Science, Pseudoscience, and Politics; 6 SCIENCE AND POLICY What's to Be Done?; Appendix A: Bibliography of Arthur R. Jensen; Appendix B: Mainstream Science on Intelligence; Index
Control code
ocn882245647
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (256 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786747610
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)882245647

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