Re: Bell Curve and IQ

20 Nov 1995 18:17:40 GMT

Lloyd Jacobs ( wrote:
: H. M. Hubey ( wrote:
: : (Daniel D Scripture) writes:

: : >other things to do at the office. I got in a pissing match with Hubey
: : >a few months ago on, I think, sci.archeology, where he was saying

: : and you were doing all the pissing.

: : >stronger. Poor sociology--IMHO it's already mathematicized to the
: : >point of foolishness in many cases.

: : Poor sociologists, doomed to talk nonsense because they're
: : incapable of arithmetic :-).

: Sounds like the old battle of `quantity vs. quality'.

It's a slightly different issue. The academic sociologists who study the
development of science explicitly deny that the scientific method plays
an interesting role in the evolution of any scientific field.

Harry Erwin
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