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Using intensive reinforcement for developing intellectual abilities

Dag Stenberg dag.stenberg at nospam.helsinki.fi.invalid
Tue Jan 20 16:21:43 EST 2004


In bionet.neuroscience r norman <rsn_ at _comcast.net> wrote:
> On 20 Jan 2004 11:17:25 -0800, ingenuous at mail.ru (Oleg) wrote:
>>Reinforcement with electrodes implanted in zone positive reinforcement
>>of brain can be used to develop intellectual abilities of people,...
>>Using the technique for group of several beings can give the better
>>results and leads to fixation of the changes of intellect into next
>>generations.
>
> ...
> More seriously, just what makes anyone think that learned behavior is
> passed on to future generations?  It hasn't so far in the several
> thousand year history of education.

Lysenko rides again... although he died in 1976 and the Soviet Union has
fallen.

Dag Stenberg



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