Beauty and intelligence may - or may not - be related

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dc.contributor.author Denny, Kevin
dc.date.accessioned 2009-04-29T16:13:22Z
dc.date.available 2009-04-29T16:13:22Z
dc.date.copyright 2008 Geary Institute en
dc.date.issued 2008-02-04
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10197/1112
dc.description.abstract In a recent paper, Kanazawa and Kovar (2004) assert that given certain empirical regularities about assortative mating and the heritability of intelligence and beauty, that it logically follows that more intelligent people are more beautiful. It is argued here that this “theorem” is false and that the evidence does not support it. en
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dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher University College Dublin. Geary Institute en
dc.relation.ispartofseries UCD Geary Institute Discussion Paper Series en
dc.relation.ispartofseries WP/2/2008 en
dc.relation.hasversion Denny, K. (November 2008) 'Beauty and intelligence may – or may not – be related'. Intelligence, 36, (6): 616-618 en
dc.subject.lcsh Aesthetics en
dc.subject.lcsh Intellect en
dc.subject.lcsh Interpersonal attraction en
dc.title Beauty and intelligence may - or may not - be related en
dc.type Working Paper en
dc.internal.authorurl Kevin Denny (web page) en
dc.internal.authorurl http://www.ucd.ie/research/people/economics/drkevinjmdenny/ en
dc.internal.authorid UCD0005 en
dc.internal.availability Full text available en
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dc.internal.webversions http://geary.ucd.ie/images/Publications/WorkingPapers/gearywp200802.pdf en
dc.status Not peer reviewed en
dc.neeo.contributor Denny|Kevin|aut|UCD0005


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