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eu·gen·ic

(yū-jen'ik),
Relating to eugenics.

eu·gen·ic

(yū-jen'ik)
Relating to eugenics.
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The text's conclusion analyzes how eugenics and sterilization persist despite new protections in the 1975 Mental Retardation Protection Act.
"The object of this law," according to its first line, "is to prevent birth of inferior descendants from the standpoint of eugenic protection and to protect the life and health of the mother as well."
Articles published in 1990-2017 were selected if their topic was eugenic practices as a bioethical dilemma in the context of genetic counseling or a medical consultation regarding genetics.
Illiberal Reformers: Race, Eugenics, and American Economics in the Progressive Era
Keynes often deployed guarded language when discussing specific policies, opting instead for vague references to the population's "quality." This wording nonetheless conveyed explicitly negative eugenic objectives, perhaps most evident in a June 1926 appearance at the University of Berlin.
If we want to ensure that history does not repeat itself, then we need to recognize how people with disabilities experienced discrimination based on eugenic ideas of human worth and contemplate how such prejudices might manifest themselves in contemporary public policy and medical marketing.
According to the Progressives, who were disproportionately the children of Protestant preachers, laissez faire was too slow in its eugenic effects--and amorally so, rewarding market-tested betterment, which the Progressives such as Thorstein Veblen regarded as a wholly irrelevant guide to social efficiency.
In this regard, the role of the genetic counselor as racial gatekeeper should be read as building upon the eugenic roots of genetics.
AN IMAGE OF GOD: The Catholic Struggle with Eugenics by Sharon M.
At the First International Eugenics Congress in 1912, a Carnegie Institute-supported paper, "Preliminary Report of the Committee of the Eugenic Section of the American Breeder's Association to Study and to Report on the Best Practical Means for Cutting Off the Defective Germ-Plasm in the Human Population" ("Breeder's Report"), analyzed the problem of the "unfit" and emphasized the pressing need to find solutions.
SALISBURY 5.55 Be Bold 6.25 Exceeding Power 6.55 Big Chill 7.30 Tigers In Red 8.00 Mallory Heights 8.30 Eugenic 9.00 Tearless.