This is a beautiful popular press distillation of the problem of using meaningless index variables, like race (or age or sex/gender), instead of disaggregating their constituent (and potentially modifiable) components.
This is not directly related to our classes, and yet important for us to think about.
Michael Marsiske, Ph.D.
Department of Clinical and Health Psychology
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