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Jensen and Flynn

rbarton Wrote: Nov 27, 2012 8:54 AM
The main thing it showed is how racist Black American voters are. 97% of them voted for Obama, so don't tell EVEN tell me I'm wrong.
Henry VIII Wrote: Nov 27, 2012 9:03 AM
What the election shows is that offering free stuff, and banging the class warfare drum works.... It is now incumbent on Republicans to show that free stuff isn't free, and the consequences of killing the golden goose.

Anyone who has followed the decades-long controversies over the role of genes in IQ scores will recognize the names of the two leading advocates of opposite conclusions on that subject-- Professor Arthur R. Jensen of the University of California at Berkeley and Professor James R. Flynn, an American expatriate at the University of Otago in New Zealand.

What is so unusual in the academic world of today is that Professor Flynn's latest book, "Are We Getting Smarter?" is dedicated to Arthur Jensen, whose integrity he praises, even as he opposes his conclusions. That is what scholarship and science are...

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