Eugenics

Known as: eugenic 
The attempt to improve the PHENOTYPES of future generations of the human population by fostering the reproduction of those with favorable phenotypes… (More)

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2007
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2007
In book Delta of The metaphysics, Aristotle provided the oldest known definition of perfection: “That is perfect which is… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
CONTEXT Given the current context of racial disparities in health and health care and the historical context of eugenics, racial… (More)
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2005
2005
This paper describes an optimal generalized regression neural network (GRNN) in which training of the network is optimization of… (More)
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2003
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2003
A general weapon-target assignment (WTA) problem is to find a proper assignment of weapons to targets with the objective of… (More)
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1999
1999
Eugenics casts a long shadow over contemporary genetics. Any measure, whether in clinical genetics or biotechnology, which is… (More)
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1999
1999
Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PID) is often seen as an improvement upon prenatal testing. I argue that PID may exacerbate… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Contrary to common current assumption, modern right-to-die and "Baby Doe" debates are not unprecedented products of new life… (More)
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1995
1995
The early eugenicists were not stupid, but they did not share our social values. The rise and fall of the eugenics movement is a… (More)
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1993
1993
Gerlach, who believed in a fusion among dendrites. Others, like Golgi, believed that the basic reticulum was made up of axon… (More)
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1993
1993
PAULINE M. H. MAZUMDAR, Eugenics, human genetics and human failings: The Eugenics Society, its sources and its critics in Britain… (More)
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