Re: poly: The Nurture Assumption

From: Robin Hanson <>
Date: Mon Dec 14 1998 - 13:00:32 PST

At 12:48 PM 12/14/98 -0800, you wrote:
>Does the book make a prediction for the case of a child being home schooled,
>so the parents were the peers, at least in the sense of being the humans the
>child was around the most?

The book does say parents have a lot more influence in
exceptional families where kids don't have much interaction
with other kids outside their home. Positive and negative
examples of this are given.

Robin Hanson
RWJF Health Policy Scholar FAX: 510-643-8614
140 Warren Hall, UC Berkeley, CA 94720-7360 510-643-1884
Received on Mon Dec 14 21:05:02 1998

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