Seligman, Daniel
April 1991
National Review;4/15/1991, Vol. 43 Issue 6, p24
Explores the issue of national differences in IQ. Statistics on IQ comparisons between different nations, particularly those between East Asians and other populations; Indications of East Asian superiority in a number of areas; Analysis of differing structures of intelligence; Determining the causes of East-West IQ differentials; Assessment of the value of IQ; Response of the academic community.


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