Brain size and cognitive ability: Correlations with age, sex, social class, and race

@article{Rushton1996BrainSA,
  title={Brain size and cognitive ability: Correlations with age, sex, social class, and race},
  author={J. P. Rushton and C. D. Ankney},
  journal={Psychonomic Bulletin \& Review},
  year={1996},
  volume={3},
  pages={21-36}
}
Using data from magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), autopsy, endocranial measurements, and other techniques, we show that (1) brain size is correlated with cognitive ability about .44 using MRI; (2) brain size varies by age, sex, social class, and race; and (3) cognitive ability varies by age, sex, social class, and race. Brain size and cognitive ability show a curvilinear relation with age, increasing to young adulthood and then decreasing; increasing from women to men; increasing with… Expand
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