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Robin McAlpine: Different equals cleverer – a lesson for Scotland

CommonSpace columnist and Common Weal director Robin McAlpine says Scotland will reap the rewards if it dares to be different

THE following is quoted directly from Scientific American:

"It seems obvious that a group of people with diverse individual expertise would be better than a homogeneous group at solving complex, non-routine problems. It is less obvious that social diversity should work in the same way – yet the science shows that it does."

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