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Unformatted text preview: appreciating eugenics. Endowment, bequeaths, breeding racing horses Man of high status would not want to marry one of lower status Society is just part of a big universal system. Evolution and what not, man should see himself as a freeman With the theory of evolution, man has to form a new sense of morals, responsibility, and opportunity. He believed that a scheme of 'marks' for family merit should be defined, and early marriage between families of high rank be encouraged by provision of monetary incentives. He pointed out some of the tendencies in British society, such as the late marriages of eminent people, and the paucity of their children, which he thought were dysgenic. He advocated encouraging eugenic marriages by supplying able couples with incentives to have children....
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This note was uploaded on 06/30/2010 for the course CAT CAT 3 taught by Professor Knight during the Spring '09 term at UCSD.
- Spring '09