Quotes by Charles Davenport

About Charles Davenport:

Charles Benedict Davenport is the study of or belief in the possibility of improving the qualities of the human species or a human population, especially by such means as discouraging reproduction by persons having genetic defects or presumed to have inheritable undesirable traits (negative eugenics) or encouraging reproduction by persons presumed to have inheritable desirable traits (positive eugenics)

Author Bio

  • NameCharles Davenport
  • DescriptionAmerican biologist
  • BornJune 1, 1866
  • DiedFebruary 18, 1944
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionBiologist