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The Resource DNA is not destiny : the remarkable, completely misunderstood relationship between you and your genes, Steven J. Heine

DNA is not destiny : the remarkable, completely misunderstood relationship between you and your genes, Steven J. Heine

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DNA is not destiny : the remarkable, completely misunderstood relationship between you and your genes
Title
DNA is not destiny
Title remainder
the remarkable, completely misunderstood relationship between you and your genes
Statement of responsibility
Steven J. Heine
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A leading cultural psychologist challenges current understandings about the role of DNA in health, drawing on his own genome sequencing results to explain what genes can actually tell us and why psychological biases can render people vulnerable to media hype
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10558701
Cataloging source
FMG
Dewey number
576
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the remarkable, completely misunderstood relationship between you and your genes
Label
DNA is not destiny : the remarkable, completely misunderstood relationship between you and your genes, Steven J. Heine
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
How genes make you who you are -- Your genes, your soul? -- The oracle at 23andme: -- Genetic testing and disease -- Born this way: -- Thinking about gender and sexual orientation -- Race and ancestry: -- How our genes connect and divide us -- Essences and the seductive allure of eugenics -- A brave new world: -- Engineering better essences -- Harnessing our essentialist impulses: -- How should we think about genes?
Control code
980347651
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
344 pages
Isbn
9780393244083
Lccn
2017000693
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)980347651
Label
DNA is not destiny : the remarkable, completely misunderstood relationship between you and your genes, Steven J. Heine
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
How genes make you who you are -- Your genes, your soul? -- The oracle at 23andme: -- Genetic testing and disease -- Born this way: -- Thinking about gender and sexual orientation -- Race and ancestry: -- How our genes connect and divide us -- Essences and the seductive allure of eugenics -- A brave new world: -- Engineering better essences -- Harnessing our essentialist impulses: -- How should we think about genes?
Control code
980347651
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
344 pages
Isbn
9780393244083
Lccn
2017000693
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)980347651

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