Choosing our Children’s Genes

  • Thomas C. Schelling


This week is an interesting time to discuss our subject: newspaper stories of cannibalism in the Andes invite the question regarding what difference there is between eating a dead person’s flesh and putting his heart in your chest or his lenses in your eyes.


Body Size Ethnic Characteristic Potential Child Newspaper Story Musical Talent 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1974

Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas C. Schelling
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  1. 1.Harvard UniversityUSA

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