Thursday, 31 December 2015

NEWS: Poverty's Role in Intellectual Development


Photo via CityLab.


"Whether intelligence is more the product of nature or nurture has long fascinated American social scientists and the general public alike. Typically the result is explained as some balance of genetics and environment, but since the early 1970s, researchers have noticed that this scale tends to shift dramatically across social classes. It’s as if nature and nurture play by different rules for rich and poor." Read full article in CityLab. E.T.P. 

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