Black Intellectuals, Intelligence Testing in the 1930's and the Sociology of Knowledge


by William B. Thomas - 1984

This article disputes psychological test results from the 1920s that indicated low performance by Blacks. Inaccurate experimental research procedures and conclusions of tests are observed. Cultural determinants, heredity, and influence of test instruments on data are examined. (Source: ERIC)


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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 85 Number 3, 1984, p. 477-501
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 850, Date Accessed: 5/25/2020 11:25:22 AM

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