Not in our genes: biology, ideology, and human nature

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Pantheon Books, Feb 12, 1985 - Medical - 322 pages
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t scientists analyze the scientific, social, and political roots of biological determinism.

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Contents

Two The Politics of Biological Determinism
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Three Bourgeois Ideology and the Origin of Determinism
37
Four The Legitimation of Inequality
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Lewontin is Alexander Agassiz Research Professor at the Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University.

Steven Rose is Professor of Biology and Director of the Brain and Behavior Research Group at The Open University, and is a Visiting Professor in the Department of Anatomy and Developmental Biology at University College, London. He has written or edited 15 books, including The Chemistry of Life, The
Conscious Brain, The Making of Memory, and Not In Our Genes (with Richard Lewontin and Leo Kamin). He is a frequent radio and TV guest and has written for New York Times Book Review, New Scientist, and Times Literary Supplement.

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