Is Psychometric g a Myth?
- "As an online discussion about IQ or general intelligence grows longer, the probability of someone linking to statistician Cosma Shalizi's essay g, a Statistical Myth
approaches 1. Usually the link is accompanied by an assertion to the effect that Shalizi offers a definitive refutation of the concept of general mental ability, or psychometric g
." [more inside]
posted by kliuless
on Apr 11, 2013 -
Truly that is a miracle of wonder surpassing the tongues of the eloquent, and far beyond the most cunning speech to describe: the mind reels before it, and the intellect stands abashed
The Dove's Necklace
Cosma Rohilla Shalizi
, who contains universes: Notebooks
, Pieces for the SFI Bulletin
, The Bactra Review
, Books and Other Texts I've Put on the Web
and not the worst links
page I've ever seen. This is the worst home page ever, according to yankthechain. I'm very proud.
He likes, among many others, Avram Davidson
, Jack Vance
, Edna St. Vincent Millay
and Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
. Courage, garrulousness and the mob are on our side. What more do we want?
Now, is that a tagline or what?
posted by y2karl
on Mar 21, 2003 -