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Sex selection of children

Sex selection of children

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Published by Academic Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sex preselection.,
  • Sex of children, Parental preference for.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by Neil G. Bennett ; foreword by Nathan Keyfitz.
    SeriesStudies in population
    ContributionsBennett, Neil G.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQP279 .S48 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 256 p. :
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3165217M
    ISBN 100120888602
    LC Control Number83007162

    The children were placed in special temporary camps of the health department, or Lebensborn e.V., called in German Kindererziehungslager ("children's education camps"). Afterwards they went through special "quality selection" or "racial selection" — a detailed racial examination, combined with psychological tests and medical exams made by experts from RuSHA or doctors from . David Buss supported this evolutionary reasoning with research focused on sex differences in mating strategies. In a large cross-cultural study that inclu individuals across 37 cultures, Buss sought first to determine the different characteristics each sex looks for in a mater: University of California, Berkeley.

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    Most of the time when a baby is born intersex, doctors and the family decide on a sex, either male or female, and raise the baby as the gender expected of that sex. It’s pretty common for surgery to be done on the baby’s genitals and also for the child to be given hormones to make them fit into male/female categories as they go through puberty. The Descent of Man, and Selection in Relation to Sex is a book by English naturalist Charles Darwin, first published in , which applies evolutionary theory to human evolution, and details his theory of sexual selection, a form of biological adaptation distinct from, yet interconnected with, natural book discusses many related issues, including evolutionary psychology Author: Charles Darwin.


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The immorality of prenatal sex selection has been questioned, with some arguments in favor of prenatal discrimination as more humane than postnatal discrimination by a family that does not want a female child. However, after the FDA banned the use of sperm-sorting for sex selection inMicroSort is no longer available in the U.S.

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Emile, or On Education (French: Émile, ou De l’éducation) is a treatise on the nature of education and on the nature of man written by Jean-Jacques Rousseau, who considered it to be the "best and most important" of all his writings.

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