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Correspondence between Thomson and W A B Hopkin, Assistant Secretary for the Royal Commission on Population, 9 Apr 1946- 19 Apr 1946

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Identifier: Coll-1310/1/1/12

Scope and Contents

The correspondence regards Thomson's Galton lecture, specifically an apparent difficulty in the assumption that the parents of all the children in a particular age group form an unbiased sample of parents. Also included is a letter to Thomson from Lawley, stating he approves of Thomson's reply to Hopkins.

Dates

  • 9 Apr 1946- 19 Apr 1946

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access

Open.

Extent

3 letters (6 leafs, 8 sides)

Physical Location

CLX-A-1354

Related Materials

Originally contained in Coll-1310/2/3/88

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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