In the Name of Eugenics: Genetics and the Uses of Human Heredity

In the Name of Eugenics: Genetics and the Uses of Human Heredity

Daniel J. Kevles


Daniel Kevles strains the research and perform of eugenics--the technology of "improving" the human species through exploiting theories of heredity--from its inception within the overdue 19th century to its most modern manifestation in the box of genetic engineering. it really is wealthy in narrative, anecdote, consciousness to human element, and tales of festival between scientists who've ruled the sector.

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