Compilation of tributes to James Flynn

James Flynn, a moral philosopher who made major scientific contributions to intelligence research, passed away on Friday, December 11, 2020. His passing sparked many tributes to him, some of which I have compiled here. Full-length Tributes The International Society for Intelligence Research asked me to write the organization’s tribute. I invite everyone to read the

Lewontin’s bait-and-switch: A strategy to undermine genetic explanations of behavior

Coinciding with the launch of his book, Human Diversity: The Biology of Gender, Race, and Class (see my thoughts here), Charles Murray had an opinion piece in The Wall Street Journal where, among other things, he discussed the importance of polygenic scores in making predictions. Polygenic scores are scores derived from DNA variants. Bits of

Initial thoughts on Charles Murray’s HUMAN DIVERSITY: THE BIOLOGY OF GENDER, RACE, AND CLASS

Today, Charles Murray’s latest book, Human Diversity: The Biology of Gender, Race, and Class was released. I won’t write a full review of the book here because there is a possibility that I will be writing one for a scholarly journal. [Update: The American Journal of Psychology published my review of the book almost a

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