Book Discussion on The Genius in All of Us

David Shenk argues that our genes play a smaller role in shaping how smart we are than was previously believed.  He says that our… read more

David Shenk argues that our genes play a smaller role in shaping how smart we are than was previously believed.  He says that our upbringing and the opportunities we have - or don’t have - play a more significant role than the genes we are born with in determining how successful we are.  Mr. Shenk spoke at the New York Public Library.  close

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Book Discussion on The Genius in All of Us

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May 9, 2010

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  • May 09, 2010 | 7:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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