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Jensen and Flynn

wolfpat Wrote: Nov 27, 2012 8:28 AM
You don't need education to apply for these things. There will be a community organizer who will become a millionaire by signing you up. He may even become President based on the skills he learns while doing this for you.

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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