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Social and Genetic Influences on Life and Death

A Symposium held by the Eugenics Society in September 1966

  • The Lord Platt
  • A. S. Parkes

Part of the Eugenics Society Symposia book series (ESS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Conception, Pregnancy and Birth

  3. Some Major Causes of Illness: I. Somatic Illness

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 57-57
    2. C. C. Spicer
      Pages 59-65
  4. Some Major Causes of Illness: II. Psychological Illness

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 93-93
    2. Aubrey Lewis
      Pages 95-96
    3. Neil Kessel
      Pages 130-140
  5. Causes and Effects of Ageing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 141-141
    2. E. Maurice Backett
      Pages 143-144
    3. Peter R. Cox
      Pages 145-162
    4. Martin Roth
      Pages 163-182
    5. R. D. Clarke
      Pages 183-193
    6. M. J. Hollingsworth
      Pages 194-214
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 215-222

About this book

Keywords

death eugenics influence society Symposium

Editors and affiliations

  • The Lord Platt
    • 1
  • A. S. Parkes
    • 2
  1. 1.Clinical Research BoardMedical Research CouncilLondonEngland
  2. 2.the Physiology of ReproductionUniversity of CambridgeCambridgeEngland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4899-6365-9
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 1967
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4899-6182-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4899-6365-9
  • Buy this book on publisher's site
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