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Heredity in Relation to Eugenics

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Title: Heredity in Relation to Eugenics  
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Subject: Eugenics, Historical definitions of race, Ludwig Hermann Plate, John Grattan, Maurice Fishberg
Collection: 1911 Books, Eugenics
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Heredity in Relation to Eugenics

Heredity in Relation to Eugenics is a book by American eugenicist Charles Benedict Davenport, published in 1911. It was printed and published with money and support of the Carnegie Institution. The book was widely used as a text for medical schools in the United States and abroad.[1]

In its time, the book was a success and was used as textbook in dozens of medicine courses of United States and many other English-speaking countries. It remains the most-sold book written by Charles Benedict Davenport.


  1. ^ Charles Davenport's Heredity in Relation to Eugenics, Controlling Heredity

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