Claire O'Brien's scientific contributions

Citations

... Most people in developed countries today think of eugenics as a coercive social program enforced by the state for the good of society. Since China announced the Maternal and Infant Health Care Law (1994), it has provoked widespread concern in the international scientific community, because of some of its eugenic content ("China's Misconception of Eugenics" 1994; "Western Eyes on China's Eugenic Law" 1995;O'Brien 1996;"Brave New Now" 1997;Harper and Clarke 1997;Morton 1998). There has, however, been very little international discussion on what eugenics means for Chinese geneticists and why it is alive and well in China. ...