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Duster focuses more on contemporary issues of eugenics. Aug 31, Mladen rated it it was amazing.
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The Increasing Appropriation of Genetic Explanations. Alondra Nelson rated it it was amazing May 11, The eugenic implications of biotechnology and assisted reproductive technology. Mostly these were cases of using genetic, evolutionary, hereditary Books by Troy Duster. You could not be signed in. Contrary to popular belief the elements of the idea backdor hereditary behavior can be found all the way back to the 15th century probably even earlier.
Backdoor to Eugenics by Troy Duster
Published August 21st by Routledge first published January 1st The book was just as described – and a great read for class! Nazi Germany stands out, again, as the most obvious example.
While Gould focuses on more on the historical manifestations of eugenics, such as Social Darwinism theories, phrenology, misuse of IQ tests etc. Larry Hunter rated it really liked it Aug 18, To ask other readers questions about Backdoor to Eugenicsplease sign up.
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