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Lynn, Richard 1930-

Overview
Works: 47 works in 173 publications in 2 languages and 7,489 library holdings
Genres: Cross-cultural studies  History  Case studies 
Roles: Author, Performer, Editor, Honoree
Classifications: BF431, 153.909
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Most widely held works by Richard Lynn
IQ and the wealth of nations by Richard Lynn ( )
12 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,775 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Eugenics a reassessment by Richard Lynn ( )
8 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,428 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
Educational achievement in Japan : lessons for the West by Richard Lynn ( Book )
14 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 765 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Attention, arousal and the orientation reaction by Richard Lynn ( Book )
19 editions published between 1966 and 1967 in English and held by 640 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The science of human diversity : a history of the Pioneer Fund by Richard Lynn ( Book )
10 editions published in 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 630 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 )
9 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in English and held by 483 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
Dimensions of personality : papers in honour of H.J. Eysenck ( Book )
10 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 349 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dysgenics : genetic deterioration in modern populations by Richard Lynn ( Book )
12 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 294 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 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The entrepreneur; eight case studies by Richard Lynn ( Book )
8 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
IQ and global inequality by Richard Lynn ( Book )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Race differences in intelligence : an evolutionary analysis by Richard Lynn ( Book )
2 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 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Crow country by Ross Bolleter ( )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2008 and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The secret of the miracle economy : different national attitudes to competitiveness and money by Richard Lynn ( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Irish brain drain by Richard Lynn ( Book )
3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The global bell curve : race, IQ, and inequality worldwide by Richard Lynn ( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 38 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 )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Attention, Arousal and the Orientation Reaction International Series of Monographs in Experimental Psychology by Richard Lynn ( )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 23 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 reactionâ€&#x9D; 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 universities and the business community by Richard Lynn ( Book )
3 editions published between 1967 and 1970 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Lynn, R.
Lynn, R. 1930-
Lynn, R. (Richard), 1930-
Languages
English (134)
Spanish (3)
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