Michael Rossi

Michael Rossi is finishing a book about the history of perceptual studies of colour in turn of the century America.

Twin Studies

Michael Rossi, 7 February 2013

In a tongue-in-cheek editorial in the February 1927 issue of the Journal of Educational Research, the psychologist Guy Whipple announced that ‘the age-old perplexity of heredity has been banished; the old riddle of nature versus nurture has been solved.’ For the previous half-century, psychologists, geneticists, pedagogists and eugenicists had been trying to determine how...

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