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Is genius in the genes?

Is genius in the genes?

The debate about the impact of genes on intelligence has resurfaced, and it’s more fervent than ever.  Can achievement truly be inherited?  And should education be tailored to individuals’ genetic potential?  Neuroscientist Steven Rose investigates. ‘Genes, intelligence and education: a heady brew of issues.  Add class, race or gender, as has happened so many times over the past 100 years, and you have a simmering mixture ready to boil over at any moment.’

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