Education Policy and Biological Science: Genetics, Eugenics, and the College Textbook, c. 1908-1930


by Steven Selden 1985

A revolution in genetics is occurring, but when looking ahead, we must not romanticize the past. The social history of genetics, and American education's association with eugenics, make it necessary that we understand that both education and science are informed by social attitudes. (Source: ERIC)


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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 87 Number 1, 1985, p. 35-51
http://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 663, Date Accessed: 12/11/2017 10:19:01 AM

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