Man and his future : a Ciba Foundation volume / edited by Gordon Wolstenholme.

; Ciba Foundation
[1st American ed.].. Boston : Little, Brown, 1963.

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Other Authors Wolstenholme, G. E. W.
Ciba Foundation.
Subjects Eugenics -- Congresses.
Genetics, Medical.
Human beings.
Ontwikkeling (proces)
Description vi, 409 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Copyright Date 1963.
Notes Papers and discussions of a conference sponsored by Ciba Foundation.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 385-391).
Contents The future of man: evolutionary aspects / Sir Julian Huxley -- Agricultural productivity in relation to population / Colin Clark -- Sophisticated diets and man's health / John F. Brock -- World resources -- Control of reproduction in mammals / Gregory Pincus -- The sex-ratio in human populations / Alan S. Parkes -- World population -- Growth and development of social groups / Carleton S. Coon -- Man's relationship to his environment / Artur Glikson -- Machines and societies / Donald M. MacKay -- Sociological aspects -- The promise of medical science / Albert Szent-Györgyi -- Future of infectious and malignant diseases / Hilary Koprowski -- Longevity of man and his tissues / Alex Comfort -- Health and disease -- Genetic progress by voluntarily conducted germinal choice / Hermann J. Muller -- Biological future of man / Joshua Lederberg -- Eugenics and genetics -- Potentialities in the control of behaviour / Hudson Hoagland -- Future of the mind / Brock Chisholm -- Future of the mind -- Biological possibilities for the human species in the next ten thousand years / J.B.S. Haldane -- Ethical considerations.
Genre Conference proceedings.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)490403
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