Gregory Cochran

Gregory Cochran

Gregory Cochran is the co-author of The 10,000 Year Explosion: How Civilization Accelerated Human Evolution.

Forget Nature Versus Nurture. Nature Has Won

Forget Nature Versus Nurture. Nature Has Won

A review of Blueprint: How DNA Makes Us Who We Are by Robert Plomin. MIT  Press (November 2018) 280 pages. In Blueprint: How DNA Makes Us Who We Are Robert Plomin makes the case that genetic differences cause most variation in psychological traits – things like personality and cognitive abilities. The

Gregory Cochran
Gregory Cochran
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‘She Has Her Mother's Laugh: The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity—A Review

‘She Has Her Mother's Laugh: The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity—A Review

A review of She Has Her Mother’s Laugh: The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity by Carl Zimmer. Dutton (May 2018) 656 pages. In this book, Carl Zimmer tries to lay out how our ideas and knowledge of genetics have developed over time, and where we are today. He

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