ERIC Number: EJ596322
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Herrnstein's Syllogism: Genetic and Shared Environmental Influences on IQ, Education, and Income.
Rowe, David C.; Vesterdal, Wendy J.; Rodgers, Joseph L.
Intelligence, v26 n4 p405-23 1998
Uses data from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth for 1,943 full siblings and 129 half-siblings to study genetic and shared environmental influences on IQ, education, and income. Results suggest that social inequality in the United States has its origins in genetically based traits and in different environmental backgrounds. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: National Longitudinal Survey of Youth