Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-2 of 2 items

  • Keywords: parental fitness x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

What is parental care?

Per T. Smiseth, Mathias Kölliker, and Nick J. Royle

in The Evolution of Parental Care

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
December 2013
ISBN:
9780199692576
eISBN:
9780191774737
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199692576.003.0001
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

This chapter begins by providing a brief overview of the tremendous diversity among species and higher taxa in the basic forms of care that parents provide to their offspring. It discusses five key ... More


Disability and Procreative Diminishment

Judith Daar

in The New Eugenics: Selective Breeding in an Era of Reproductive Technologies

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780300137156
eISBN:
9780300229035
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300137156.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Medical Law

This chapter looks at how today's denials for ART treatment based on a prospective parent's disability are worrying analogues to the eugenics past, an era in which misguided judgments about parental ... More


View: