Letter from Francis Crick to John T. Edsall, Fogarty International Center


Title:
Letter from Francis Crick to John T. Edsall, Fogarty International Center
Description:
In his letter Crick called for "constructive approaches" to research on the interaction of heredity and environment in the formation of intelligence, an issue brought to the forefront of public debate in the late 1960s by the writings of William Shockley and Arthur Jensen. In particular, Crick called for more research on identical twins separated at birth.
Extent:
2 pages
Date Created:
29 March 1971
Creator:
Crick, Francis, 1916-2004
Recipient:
Fogarty International Center and Edsall, John T. (John T. Edsall)
Source:
Original Repository. Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Francis Harry Compton Crick Papers. 11646. URL. http://archives.wellcome.ac.uk/
Original Repository:
The Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. Francis Harry Compton Crick Papers
Right Type:
Permission Granted - No Conditions
Right Statement:
Reproduced with permission of the Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. and http://library.wellcome.ac.uk/
Subject:
Genetics and Environment
Profiles in Science ID:
SCBBNK
NLM ID:
101584582X194
Genre:
Letters (correspondence)
Language:
English
Format:
Text
Location:
Box: 22. Folder: PP/CRI/D/2/14