Richard Haier on the Nature of Human Intelligence

The Psychology Podcast | 25 June 2020 | 1h 15m | Listen Later | iTunes
Interview with Richard Haier about his work researching the structural and functional neuroanatomy of intelligence using neuroimaging. Covers evidence for the role of genetics, neuroimaging, IQ tests, and potential of, but the difficulty of increasing intelligence. Draws on ideas from The Neuroscience of Intelligence.

Geoffrey Miller on Signaling, Mating, and Morality

The Psychology Podcast | 11 June 2020 | 1h 21m | Listen Later | iTunes
Interview with Geoffrey Miller about elements of evolutionary psychology such as virtue signalling, altruism, sexual selection, and their role in the evolution of human nature.

Nature, Nurture, and Human Autonomy

The Psychology Podcast | 16 August 2018 | 0h 56m | Listen Later | iTunes
Interview with James Flynn discussing intelligence, what it is, its types, what effects it, what effects it has, and group differences and their potential causes. Draws especially on ideas in Does your Family Make You Smarter?: Nature, Nurture, and Human Autonomy.