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

Heine, Steven J, author. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 572.86 HEI (Text) 34330513109059 Adult - New Books In process -
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello 572.8 HEINE (Text) 37743002217612 Adult New Book Shelf In process -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 572.86 HEI (Text) 37323005346765 NEW-BKS Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 572.86 HEI (Text) 78551000530949 Non-Fiction On holds shelf -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 572.86 Heine (Text) 31208912508795 new non-fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780393244083
  • ISBN: 0393244083
  • Physical Description: 344 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : W. W. Norton & Company, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-331) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: 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?
Summary, etc.: 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.
Subject: Genes > Popular works.
Human genetics > Popular works.
Molecular genetics > Popular works.
Genetic engineering > Popular works.

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