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ERIC Number: EJ438491
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0305-4985
Spearman's g and the Problem of Educational Equality.
Jensen, Arthur R.
Oxford Review of Education, v17 n2 p169-87 1991
Criticizes approach to equal education that seeks equality of outcome as well as equality of opportunity. Discusses Spearman's theory of g that attempts to explain individual differences in intelligence. Contrasts efforts at genuinely reducing equality of outcome, including Aptitude X Treatment Interaction, Mastery Learning, and Thinking Skills Training, with forced appearance of equality of outcome among different racial groups. (DK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
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Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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