Includes bibliographical references and index. Who said it can't happen here? / Joe L. Kincheloe and Shirley R. Steinberg -- Dominance and dependency: situating The Bell Curve within the conservative restoration / Michael W. Apple -- Bell Curve dabate and the crisis of public intellectuals / Henry A. Giroux and Susan Searls -- Ape's IQ / Allen Shelton -- Set-up: crocodile tears for the poor / Phil Francis Carspecken -- For whom The Bell tolls: a cognitive or educated elite? / Yvonna Lincoln -- IQ as commodity: the "new" economics of intelligencem / Richard Cary -- In the name of science and of genetics and of The Bell Curve: white supremacy in American schools / r Ladislaus Semali -- Bad luck, bad blood, bad faith: ideological Hegemony and the oppressive language of Hoodoo social science / Joyce E. King. Speculation based on speculation: the problem of The Bell Curve and the question of schooling / Jo Anne Pagano -- Leaps of an unjust faith: missing links in the causes of labor force participation / Townsand Price-Spratlen -- Family matters / Alan A. Block and Don Stephenson -- Genetic rationalizations and public policy: Hernstein and Murray on intelligence and welfare dependency / Maria R. Vidal -- Parenting in the promised land / William F. Pinar -- Race, repression, and the politics of crime and punishment in The Bell Curve / Stephen Nathan Haymes -- Last rational men: citizenship, morality, and the pursuit of human perfection / Cameron McCarthy, Ed Buendia, Carol Mills, Shuaib Meacham, Heriberto Godina, Carrie Wilson-Brown, Maria Seferian, and Theresa Souchet. Bell Curve, intelligence, and virtuous Jews / Sander L. Gilman -- Chaos and complexity: a quantum analysis of The Bell Curve / Patrick Slattery -- Dysgenesis and white culture / Greg Tanaka -- Suburban tale: representaion and segregation in special needs education / Glenn M. Hudak -- Bell Curve and transracial adoption studies / William E. Cross -- White Supremacy and the politics of fear and loathing / Peter McLaren -- Bell Curve, affirmative action, and the quest for equity / Robert M. Hendrickson -- Attacking affirmative action: social Darwinism as public prolicy / Catherine A. Lugg -- Questioning "The Way We are Headed" / Kyle L. Peck -- On refusing one's place: the ditchdigger's dream / Deborah P. Britzman and Alice J. Pitt. Interviewing and finding sound bites / Ronald E. Chennault and Shirley R. Steinberg -- Interview with Stanley Aronowitz / Shirley R. Steinberg -- Interview with Ellen Willis / Joe L. Kincheloe -- Scientism as a form of racism: a dialogue / Paulo Freire and Donaldo Macedo -- Coda "cognitive elitism" versus moral courage / Aaron D. Gresson.
- LCC: BF431
- Dewey Decimal: 305.9/082
- Language: eng
- Physical Description: x, 454 p. ; 22 cm.
- Herrnstein, Richard J. -- Bell curve
- Nature and nurture
- Intelligence levels -- United States
- Intelligence levels -- Social aspects -- United States
- Racism in psychology
- Intelligence -- genetics
- Adaptation biology
- Intelligence tests
- Social Class
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