The Mismeasure of Man | Study Guide

Stephen Jay Gould

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The Mismeasure of Man | Suggested Reading


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Metcalf, Stephen. "Moral Courage: Is Defending The Bell Curve an Example of Intellectual Honesty?" Slate Magazine, 17 Oct. 2005.

Murray, Charles. "'The Bell Curve' and Its Critics." Commentary Magazine, 1 May 1995.

Turkheimer, Kathryn Paige Harden, and Richard E. Nisbett. "Charles Murray Is Once Again Peddling Junk Science about Race and IQ." Vox, 18 May 2017.

Yoon, Carol Kaesuk. "Stephen Jay Gould, 60, Is Dead; Enlivened Evolutionary Theory." New York Times, 21 May 2002.

Zimmer, Carl. "In 'Enormous Success,' Scientists Tie 52 Genes to Human Intelligence." New York Times, 22 May 2017.

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