In the Name of Eugenics: Genetics and the Uses of Human Heredity by Daniel J. Kevles

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In the Name of Eugenics: Genetics and the Uses of Human Heredity
Title:
In the Name of Eugenics: Genetics and the Uses of Human Heredity
Author:
Daniel J. Kevles
ISBN:
0520057635
ISBN13:
978-0520057630
Size fb2:
1461 kb
Size epub:
1605 kb
Publisher:
University of California Press; Reprint edition (August 1, 1986)
Language:
English
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Traces the history of eugenics, the science of improving human beings by exploiting theories of heredity, from its late-nineteenth-century origins to the present, addressing such controversial issues as cloning and genetic engineering

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