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synonyms for eugenics

  • ancestry
  • constitution
  • genetics
  • inheritance
  • congenital traits
  • genesiology
  • genetic make-up
  • inborn character

antonyms for eugenics

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  • acquirement
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How to use eugenics in a sentence

So Gordin refers to it, and alchemy, and eugenics, as vestigial sciences — once regarded as totally scientific, but cast aside into the pseudoscience realm by the advance of knowledge.
‘ON THE FRINGE’ EXPLORES THE THIN LINE BETWEEN SCIENCE AND PSEUDOSCIENCETOM SIEGFRIEDAUGUST 30, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Prominent conservationists in the 19th and 20th centuries at times endorsed abhorrent practices, such as eugenics.
DELVE INTO THE HISTORY OF THE FIGHT FOR EARTH’S ENDANGERED CREATURESSARAH ZIELINSKIMARCH 8, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
This last argument has been the justification for all past attempts at eugenics.
HOW COLONIALISM AND CAPITALISM HELPED PLACE A STIGMA ON MENTAL ILLNESSBALAJI RAVICHANDRANFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Critics of Helen Keller cite her writings that reflected the popularity of now-dated eugenics theories and her friendship with one of the movement’s supporters Alexander Graham Bell.
CO-FOUNDING THE ACLU, FIGHTING FOR LABOR RIGHTS AND OTHER HELEN KELLER ACCOMPLISHMENTS STUDENTS DON'T LEARN IN SCHOOLVIDEO BY ARPITA ANEJADECEMBER 15, 2020TIME
As I argued recently in Nautilus, there is an illusion that’s long plagued science—linked to the eugenics movement and the ideas of Francis Galton, the founder of Nature—that objectivity in statistical analysis confers objectivity in interpretation.
THE PROBLEM WITH A NEW STUDY ON MENTORSHIP IN SCIENCE - FACTS SO ROMANTICAUBREY CLAYTONDECEMBER 2, 2020NAUTILUS
You might therefore consider it, in some sense, a story of eugenics, but that its outlook is emotional rather than scientific.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOL. 152, MAY 16, 1917.VARIOUS
It has already been gone into in detail in the article on eugenics.
THE EUGENIC MARRIAGE, VOL. 3 (OF 4)W. GRANT HAGUE
One of the things about which we know almost nothing at present is the subject of eugenics.
THE BOOK OF LIFE: VOL. I MIND AND BODY; VOL. II LOVE AND SOCIETYUPTON SINCLAIR
Euthenics precedes eugenics, developing better men now, and thus inevitably creating a better race of men in the future.
EUTHENICS, THE SCIENCE OF CONTROLLABLE ENVIRONMENTELLEN H. RICHARDS
Euthenics is the term proposed for the preliminary science on which Eugenics must be based.
EUTHENICS, THE SCIENCE OF CONTROLLABLE ENVIRONMENTELLEN H. RICHARDS
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WORDS RELATED TO EUGENICS

  • ancestry
  • congenital traits
  • constitution
  • eugenics
  • genesiology
  • genetic make-up
  • genetics
  • inborn character
  • inheritance
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.