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Why Did Harvard Give a PhD for a Discredited Approach to Race and IQ? | The Nation

The inventors of the IQ test claimed it measured “innate intelligence.” But of course what the test really measures is test-taking ability. Our peasant from Yucatan probably wouldn’t do as well as the kid from Beverly Hills High. Both “race” and “intelligence” are culturally constructed notions, not biological or genetic facts. None of this is hard to understand.

Why Did Harvard Give a PhD for a Discredited Approach to Race and IQ? | The Nation.

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Written by uocemagna

May 23, 2013 at 3:16 pm

Posted in Education, Racism

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