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On images from correlations

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  26 July 2007

Sarah Norgate
Affiliation:
Psychology Directorate, University of Salford, Greater Manchester, M6 6PU, United Kingdoms.h.norgate@salford.ac.uk
Ken Richardson
Affiliation:
Tighnabruaich, Aberfeldy, Perth and Kinross, PH15 2BS, United Kingdom. k.richardson@mac.comwww.seek.salford.ac.uk:80/pp.jsp?NorgateSarah1374

Abstract

The difficulty of making reliable interpretation from a dense cloud of unreliable correlations means that the grounds for making a testable “biological,” or brain-based, theory of intelligence remain very shaky. We briefly discuss the conceptual and methodological problems that arise and suggest one possible alternative interpretation of the data.

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