TITLE

White on White

AUTHOR(S)
Hacker, Andrew
PUB. DATE
October 1994
SOURCE
New Republic;10/31/94, Vol. 211 Issue 18, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines whether variations in tested intelligence among whites in the U.S. have genetic causes similar to those underlying black-white differences cited by authors Charles Murray and Richard J. Herrnstein. Assertion that if groups of humans live and procreate for a considerable period, certain traits will come to predominate and be reproduced; Views that the National Longitudinal Study of Youth, the Armed Forces Qualifications Test and the Scholastic Aptitude Test are not helpful in explaining genetic basis of cognitive abilities; Analysis of the gene pool of whites who received bachelor's degree.
ACCESSION #
9410217603

 

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