IQ - T heBellCurveThesis...

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The Bell Curve Thesis “Over the course of this century, a social elite  based on background has been replaced by a  cognitive elite based on ability. ..and this  trend. ..has disturbing implications.” By Steven Caplan, Jaer Monsalve, Jonathan. Christian, Gemechis Roro, Dalicia Cruz
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In an attempt to explain about this  theory   “the 21st century will open on a  world in which cognitive ability… is the  decisive dividing force in determining  where an individual will end up in the  social scale”
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Isolation of the brightest from  the rest of society is already  extreme. ..forces driving it are  growing rather than shrinking. This is heartening because  colleges have opened doors to  youngsters of outstanding  promise. At the same time, this is  frightening, because it is  difficult for people to live in  encapsulated worlds to grasp the  realities of worlds in which they  have little experience. Therefore, many of those 
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This note was uploaded on 09/21/2011 for the course SOCIAL SCI 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '11 term at Community College of Philadelphia.

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IQ - T heBellCurveThesis...

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