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44 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 26 September 2008 09:18AM

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Comment author: Rob3 26 September 2008 02:21:24PM 3 points [-]

If you haven't read it, Simonton's Origins of Genius draws a nice distinction between mental agility and long-term intellectual significance, and explores the correlation between the two. Not a terribly well-written book, but certainly thought-provoking.