Greek theories on eugenics.

  title={Greek theories on eugenics.},
  author={D. J. Galton},
  journal={Journal of medical ethics},
  volume={24 4},
With the recent developments in the Human Genome Mapping Project and the new technologies that are developing from it there is a renewal of concern about eugenic applications. Francis Galton (b1822, d1911), who developed the subject of eugenics, suggested that the ancient Greeks had contributed very little to social theories of eugenics. In fact the Greeks… CONTINUE READING
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