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Cognitive

(Science: psychology) Of, pertaining, to or characterised by cognition.


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Re: A theoretical question - Genetic manipulation

... - not everyone behaves the same drunk. What I'm talking about is something that would change brain function to emit a pre-determined emotional and cognitive response, a universal behaviour-changing mechanism, similar to the way that rabies, in its latter stages, causes anger, confusion and aggression. ...

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by Maitreya
Mon Dec 09, 2013 2:25 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: A theoretical question - Genetic manipulation
Replies: 4
Views: 4830

Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... academic and occupational attainment. The averages in those distributions were mentioned in "Thirty Years of Research on Race Differences in Cognitive Ability" by Rushton and Jensen, published in Psychology, Public Policy, and Law. The standard deviations were taken from a 1963 study ...

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by Seth90210
Sat Oct 26, 2013 7:38 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
Views: 269898

Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... differences, if existent, are genetic. The averages in those distributions were mentioned in "Thirty Years of Research on Race Differences in Cognitive Ability" by Rushton and Jensen, published in Psychology, Public Policy, and Law. The standard deviations were taken from a 1963 study ...

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by wildfunguy
Tue Oct 15, 2013 4:42 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
Views: 269898

Re: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)

... whites is normal at 103±16.4. The averages in those distributions were mentioned in "Thirty Years of Research on Race Differences in Cognitive Ability" by Rushton and Jensen, published in Psychology, Public Policy, and Law. The standard deviations were taken from a 1963 study ...

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by DavidSims
Sat Oct 12, 2013 3:04 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
Views: 269898

experiences occur separately?

... the implications it has for our understanding of mind. But have you also thought about the relationship between brain size and the transit time of cognitive signals? The hummingbird has a powerful but small brain, which is why it can react so quickly. Our brains are more sluggish because they are ...

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by wildfunguy
Mon Sep 30, 2013 7:15 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: experiences occur separately?
Replies: 2
Views: 1351
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