Richard Haier on the Nature of Human Intelligence || The Psychology Podcast (Scott Barry Kaufman)

There's a new interview/podcast-video out, with Richard Haier, the editor in chief of Intelligence journal. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dQR8BrGasSQ Here's the contents/times. I have bolded the topics probably of most interest to readers…

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“a kind of social paranoia, a belief that mysterious, hostile forces are operating to cause inequalities in educational and occupational performance, despite all apparent efforts to eliminate prejudice and discrimination”

Quoting from Arthur Jensen's book Educability and group differences (1973). He was being criticized for postulating genetic causes, which some critics think would cause great social harm if they were…

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