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Lynn, Richard 1930-

Overview
Works: 54 works in 197 publications in 2 languages and 6,650 library holdings
Genres: Cross-cultural studies  Case studies  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Photographer, Honoree, Other
Classifications: BF698, 370.952
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Richard Lynn
Educational achievement in Japan : lessons for the West by Richard Lynn( Book )

17 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attention, arousal and the orientation reaction by Richard Lynn( Book )

24 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attention, Arousal and the Orientation Reaction aims to present in a volume the works of Pavlov, an eminent Russian physiologist known for his contributions, specifically the classical conditioning. This book contains the interpretations and theories in physiological terms, and elaborates on the neurological models of significant interest. The “orientation reaction” is described, and the Sokolov's model, which is claimed to be the most comprehensive model for the orientation reaction, is then illustrated. This text also explains the phenomenon of habituation, wherein facts involved are sum
The science of human diversity : a history of the Pioneer Fund by Richard Lynn( Book )

9 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lynn recounts his days as president of the Pioneer Fund, a controversial research institute. The fund claims that media distortion has affected its studies of social status and intelligence in terms of racial and psychological genetic heritage
Personality and national character by Richard Lynn( Book )

11 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

IQ and the wealth of nations by Richard Lynn( Book )

15 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Eugenics : a reassessment by Richard Lynn( Book )

7 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 371 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lynn argues that the condemnation of eugenics in the second half of the 20th century went too far and offers a reassessment. The eugenic objectives of eliminating genetic diseases, increasing intelligence, and reducing personality disorders he argues, remain desirable and are achievable by human biotechnology. In this four-part analysis, Lynn begins with an account of the foundation of eugenics by Francis Galton and the rise and fall of eugenics in the twentieth century. He then sets out historical formulations on this issue and discusses in detail desirability of the new eugenics of human bio
Dimensions of personality : papers in honour of H.J. Eysenck by H. J Eysenck( Book )

10 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dysgenics : genetic deterioration in modern populations by Richard Lynn( Book )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the study of personality by Richard Lynn( Book )

9 editions published between 1971 and 1976 in English and Spanish and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The entrepreneur; eight case studies by Richard Lynn( Book )

10 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

IQ and global inequality by Richard Lynn( Book )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Race differences in intelligence : an evolutionary analysis by Richard Lynn( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National differences in anxiety by Richard Lynn( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The secret of the miracle economy : different national attitudes to competitiveness and money by Richard Lynn( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Irish brain drain by Richard Lynn( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The global bell curve : race, IQ, and inequality worldwide by Richard Lynn( Book )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction: why are there racial inequalities? -- Africa -- Australia -- Brazil -- Britain -- Canada -- The Caribbean Hawaii -- Latin America -- The Netherlands -- New Zealand -- Southeast Asia -- The United States -- Conclusions
Intelligence : a unifying construct for the social sciences by Richard Lynn( Book )

5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The universities and the business community by Richard Lynn( Book )

4 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chosen people : a study of Jewish intelligence and achievement by Richard Lynn( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Einstein ... Shylock ... Rothschild ... Trotsky ... Jesus. The scientist and philosopher ... the greedy money-lender and middle man ... the impoverished immigrant ... the elite of politics and high finance ... the prophet ... the revolutionary. All of these have been faces of the Jewish people over the centuries. They have inspired admiration, envy, suspicion, and hatred and overflowed with world-changing personages. The historian Yuri Slezkine claimed that the 20th century was nothing less than the 'Jewish century, ' so indispensable were they in the creation of the modern world"--Page 4 of cover
Personality and National Character International Series of Monographs in Experimental Psychology by Richard Lynn( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personality and National Character analyses the underlying factors that contribute to the national character of a people from the point of view of modern psychology. <br>The book focuses mainly in the manifestations of the level of anxiety. Chapters discuss such topics as anxiety and psychosis; suicide and alcoholism; the relation between anxiety and sex; anxiety and economic growth; climatic effects on anxiety; and anxiety and race. <br>Psychiatrists, sociologists, economists, psychologists, and educators will find the book invaluable
 
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The science of human diversity : a history of the Pioneer Fund
Alternative Names
Lynn, R.

Lynn, R. 1930-

Lynn, R. (Richard), 1930-

Richard Lynn britischer Psychologe, emeritierter Professor der Psychologie der Universität von Ulster in Nordirland

Richard Lynn psycholoog uit Engeland

Линн, Ричард

Линн, Ричард, 1930-

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Languages
English (155)

Spanish (3)

Covers
IQ and the wealth of nationsEugenics : a reassessmentDysgenics : genetic deterioration in modern populationsRace differences in intelligence : an evolutionary analysis