Report Claims Men More Intelligent Than Women

Men and Women

Men and Women
controversial research reported all over the place, Richard Lynn, the emeritus
professor of psychology at Ulster University claims that, on average, men are
more intelligent than women. Let battle commence!
As the
research is not yet published there’s nothing more to go on than the press
reports. The co-author of the study, Dr Irwing, a senior lecturer in
organisational psychology at Manchester University, is apologetic about the
In the BBC
News report he states that the paper will go on to argue that despite their
disadvantage in IQ, there is evidence that women utilise their (lesser!)
talents better than men. This simply begs the question of what use IQ tests are
if they don’t predict anything in the real world.
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Jeremy Dean, PhD is the founder and author of PsyBlog. He holds a doctorate in
psychology from University College London and two other advanced degrees in
He has been
writing about scientific research on PsyBlog since 2004. He is also the author
of the book “Making Habits, Breaking Habits” (Da Capo, 2003) and several
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