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Kamisese Mara - Legacy
... him, was also promoting an independent biography to be written by Australian academic Derrick Scarr, formerly of the Australian National University ... the book and that its involvement was limited to ensuring that Scarr had access to information sources ... The Mara family should discuss any reservations with Scarr himself, Kotobalavu said ...
Hans Eysenck - Views and Their Reception - Genetics and Intelligence
... Barnett quotes additional criticism of Race, Intelligence and Education from Sandra Scarr-Salapatek, who wrote in 1976 that Eysenck's book was "generally inflammatory" and that there "is something in ... Scarr also criticized another statement of Eysenck on the alleged significantly lower IQs of Italian, Spanish, Protuguese and Greek immigrants in the US relative to ... facts (because no IQ tests were given to the immigrants or nonimmigrants in question?" Scarr writes that the careful reader would conclude that "Eysenck ...
Sandra Scarr - Publications
... Scarr S ... Harcourt (1986) ISBN 0-15-592864-3 Scarr S ... ISBN 0-07-555247-7 Scarr S ...
Sandra Scarr - Biography
... During graduate school, she married fellow sociology student Harry Scarr with whom she gave birth to a son Phillip in 1962 ... In the 1960s, Scarr studied identical and fraternal twins' aptitude and school achievement scores ... Scarr also collaborated with Margaret Williams on a clinical study which demonstrated that premature birth infants who receive stimulation gain weight faster and recover faster than babies left in ...
Minnesota Transracial Adoption Study - Background and Study Design
... There is no question that adoption constitutes a massive intervention" (Scarr Weinberg, 1976, p ... Scarr and Weinberg studied black, white, Asian, indigenous American, and mixed-race black/white children adopted by upper-middle-class white families in Minnesota ... As Scarr Weinberg (1976) note, transracial adoption studies only control for family environment, not social environment ...