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The Resource Eugenics : a reassessment, Richard Lynn

Eugenics : a reassessment, Richard Lynn

Label
Eugenics : a reassessment
Title
Eugenics
Title remainder
a reassessment
Statement of responsibility
Richard Lynn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Lynn argues that the condemnation of eugenics in the second half of the 20th century went too far and offers a reassessment. The eugenic objectives of eliminating genetic diseases, increasing intelligence, and reducing personality disorders he argues, remain desirable and are achievable by human biotechnology. In this four-part analysis, Lynn begins with an account of the foundation of eugenics by Francis Galton and the rise and fall of eugenics in the twentieth century. He then sets out historical formulations on this issue and discusses in detail desirability of the new eugenics of human bio
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lynn, Richard
Dewey number
363.9/2
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ751
LC item number
.L9 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
HQ 751
NLM item number
L989e 2001
Series statement
Human evolution, behavior, and intelligence,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Eugenics
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Eugenics
  • Eugenics
  • Genetic Techniques
  • Reproductive Techniques
Label
Eugenics : a reassessment, Richard Lynn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-354) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: the general theory of eugenics -- Part I. Historical introduction -- Part II. The objectives of eugenics -- Part III. The implementation of classical eugenics -- Part IV. The new eugenics -- References -- Index
Control code
ocm50816632
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 366 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780275958220
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
EAB231F8-0275-40F0-849F-E3856E102E47
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o50816632
  • (OCoLC)50816632
Label
Eugenics : a reassessment, Richard Lynn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-354) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: the general theory of eugenics -- Part I. Historical introduction -- Part II. The objectives of eugenics -- Part III. The implementation of classical eugenics -- Part IV. The new eugenics -- References -- Index
Control code
ocm50816632
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 366 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780275958220
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
EAB231F8-0275-40F0-849F-E3856E102E47
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o50816632
  • (OCoLC)50816632

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