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Shockley on eugenics and race

William Shockley

Shockley on eugenics and race

the application of science to the solution of human problems

by William Shockley

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Published by Scott-Townsend Publishers in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eugenics.,
  • Heredity, Human.,
  • Degeneration.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[Editor], Roger Pearson ; preface by Arthur R. Jensen.
    ContributionsPearson, Roger, 1927-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ751 .S54 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination292 p. :
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1720363M
    ISBN 101878465031
    LC Control Number92023574

      Shockley on Eugenics and Race, edited by Dr. Roger Pearson, is a collection of Dr. Shockley’s papers written from to This was the very decade during which leftist-egalitarian thinking was tightening its grip on the country. It is hazardous enough today to preach heresy on the subject of race and intelligence, but to have done so when Dr. Shockley was most active was to court. SHOCKLEY ON EUGENICS AND RACE: THE APPLICATION OF SCIENCE TO THE SOLUTION OF HUMAN PROBLEMS. Creator. Shockley, William B. Toward the improvement of the human race: the history of eugenics in France  Schneider, William () Related Items in Google Scholar ©— Bioethics Research Library.

    Shockley on Eugenics and Race: The Application of Science to the Solution of Human Problems(, posthumous)Born:   The American sociologist W. E. B. Du Bois once wrote, “The problem of the twentieth century is the problem of the color line.” His words were borne out, .

      Although eugenics is now widely discredited, some groups and individuals claim a new scientific basis for old racist assumptions. Pondering the continuing influence of racist research and thought, despite all evidence to the contrary, Robert Sussman explains why—when it comes to race—too many people still mistake bigotry for science/5(2). Shockley was awarded the Nobel Prize in physics for that accomplishment in , but later in his career publicized views on race, intelligence and eugenics that made him a leper among laureates.


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Jensen (Foreword) & 0 moreCited by: Shockley on Eugenics and Race: The Application of Science to the Solution of Human Problems. Pearson has collected William Shockley's writings about his theories of hereditary human intelligence and his belief that the less intelligent were overproducing and the more intelligent, underproducing/5(8).

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Eugenics and white supremacy never died, they have simply been woven into endeavors from eugenic sperm banks to alt-right rallies. Shockley on Eugenics and Race,edited by Dr. Roger Pearson, is a collection of Dr. Shockley’s papers written from to This was the very decade during which leftist-egalitarian thinking was tightening its grip on the country.

It is hazardous. But Shockley the brilliant scientist had a another side — white supremacist and eugenics proponent. He was convinced that race-based IQ differences existed. SHOCKLEY PROPOSED STERILIZATION TO SOLVE THE NEGRO PROBLEM In a book entitled Shockley On Eugenics And Race (The Application of Science to the Solution of Human Problems), written by Roger Pearson, on p.

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Shockley on Eugenics and Race: The Application of Science to the Solution of Human Problems: Shockley, William, Pearson, Roger: Books - ews: 4. Dr. William Shockley, inventor of the transistor, discusses race, IQ, and eugenics.

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Shockley, like earlier eugenicists, was afraid that the quality of the human race was deteriorating (Shockley, ). He publicly stated that this supposed deterioration was due to the “disproportionate reproduction of the genetically disadvantaged” (Shockley, b, p.

William Bradford Shockley Jr. (Febru – Aug ) was an American physicist and inventor. Shockley was the manager of a research group at Bell Labs that included John Bardeen and Walter three scientists were jointly awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for "their researches on semiconductors and their discovery of the transistor effect".Alma mater: MIT, Caltech.

Eugenics is the practice or advocacy of improving the human species by selectively mating people with specific desirable hereditary traits. It aims to reduce.

The New Yorker_ _ran a lengthy four-part series on eugenics inand a number of books have been published on the topic.

Many of these works approach the story of American eugenics. The history of the race and intelligence controversy concerns the historical development of a debate about possible explanations of group differences encountered in the study of race and the beginning of IQ testing around the time of World War I, there have been observed differences between average scores of different population groups, but there has been no agreement about.The most important of his articles about these topics can be found in "Shockley on Eugenics and Race".

These essays demonstrate that Shockley wasn't motivated by racial oder elitist prejudices, but by certain facts and serious concern about the future of Western civilization/5.Putnam in particular embraced Shockley as an ally although his segregationist rhetoric was so extreme—in his book Race and Reality, he referred to integration as a Jewish “equalitarian conspiracy” and said of universal suffrage that “to apply it to states or communities with high percentages of a retarded race is suicidal”—that other segregationists, including Kuttner, who was himself a neo-Nazi.