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Man and his future : a Ciba Foundation volume

Author: G E W Wolstenholme; Ciba Foundation.
Publisher: Boston : Little, Brown, 1963.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : [1st American ed.View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Conference proceedings
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Wolstenholme, G. E. W. (Gordon Ethelbert Ward)
Man and his future.
Boston, Little, Brown, 1963
(OCoLC)579753706
Online version:
Wolstenholme, G. E. W. (Gordon Ethelbert Ward)
Man and his future.
Boston, Little, Brown, 1963
(OCoLC)632291254
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: G E W Wolstenholme; Ciba Foundation.
OCLC Number: 490403
Notes: Papers and discussions of a conference sponsored by Ciba Foundation.
Description: vi, 409 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Contents: The future of man: evolutionary aspects / Sir Julian Huxley --
Agricultural productivity in relation to population / Colin Clark --
Sophisticated diets and man's health / John F. Brock --
World resources --
Control of reproduction in mammals / Gregory Pincus --
The sex-ratio in human populations / Alan S. Parkes --
World population --
Growth and development of social groups / Carleton S. Coon --
Man's relationship to his environment / Artur Glikson --
Machines and societies / Donald M. MacKay --
Sociological aspects --
The promise of medical science / Albert Szent-Györgyi --
Future of infectious and malignant diseases / Hilary Koprowski --
Longevity of man and his tissues / Alex Comfort --
Health and disease --
Genetic progress by voluntarily conducted germinal choice / Hermann J. Muller --
Biological future of man / Joshua Lederberg --
Eugenics and genetics --
Potentialities in the control of behaviour / Hudson Hoagland --
Future of the mind / Brock Chisholm --
Future of the mind --
Biological possibilities for the human species in the next ten thousand years / J.B.S. Haldane --
Ethical considerations.
Responsibility: Edited by Gordon Wolstenholme.

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