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Liberal Eugenics

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In this provocative book, philosopher Nicholas Agar defends the idea that parents should be allowed to enhance their children's characteristics.

Gets away from fears of a Huxleyan 'Brave New World' or a return to the fascist eugenics of the past Written from a philosophically and scientifically informed point of view Considers real contemporary cases of parents choosing wha
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Paperback, 216 pages
Published November 30th 2004 by Wiley-Blackwell (first published October 8th 2004)
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Jennifer
Feb 14, 2009 Jennifer marked it as to-read
Shelves: philosophy, ethics
Eugenics is back in practice, so it couldn't have been too long before philosophers started doing the work of defending it.

Ugh.
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