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Christina Brandt

Christina Brandt is Professor for the History of Life Sciences and Philosophical Anthropology at the University of Bochum, Germany.

Titles by This Editor

Between Public Domain and Experimental Science, 1850–1930

This book examines the wide range of scientific and social arenas in which the concept of inheritance gained relevance in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Although genetics emerged as a scientific discipline during this period, the idea of inheritance also played a role in a variety of medical, agricultural, industrial, and political contexts.