Dude, where’s my theory of everything?

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February 21, 2011
by Bryan Caplan  
Posted in Commentary

"Almost all traits run in families. But why? People have literally debated the question for thousands of years. Is the cause nature/heredity/genes, nurture/upbringing/parenting, or some mixture of the two? Until a few decades ago, the debaters basically just chased their own tails. And then ... enlightenment happened. Social scientists finally discovered a Rosetta Stone to disentangle nature from nurture." (02/21/11)


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