Tag Archives for intelligence

James Watson, the attention whore

James Watson said that some part of intelligence may be genetically determined, and, in support of this, says that there are differences which break down among racial lines. I haven’t seen the data, so I can’t comment on that point, … Continue reading

19. October 2007 by Mr. Gunn
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Which came first, the blank slate or the writer?

Mardi Gras comes and goes here in New Orleans and I miss out on all the controversy. I think I have discovered the real reason some people get so queasy when talk of genetic engineering of intelligence arises. If the … Continue reading

07. March 2003 by Mr. Gunn
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Genetic influences on intelligence and cross-cultural concepts of beauty.

Razib has invited me to take my seat at his roundtable, and I am honored to do so. Upon logging in to write my first post, I noticed that 4 out of the 5 most recent pings were from “Gene … Continue reading

24. February 2003 by Mr. Gunn
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