Re: What Are the Race Deniers Denying?
Ronald Kephart (email@example.com)
4 Nov 1996 16:30:42 GMT
"Don Dale" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>[...] If within group
>>variation is greater than between group then there is SOMETHING WRONG
>>WITH THE WAY THE "GROUPS" ARE CONSTRUCTED.
>This is false. Consider that the time it takes for a man to run a mile is
>a random variable with a huge variance. Likewise, the time it takes for a
>woman to run a mile is also a random variable with a huge variance and a
>slightly higher mean than that for the men.
I think this confuses the issue. We don't place people into the groups "female"
and "male" on the basis of their mile times.
University of North Florida