Chapter abstracts are short descriptions of events that occur in each chapter. They highlight major plot events and detail the important relationships and characteristics of characters and objects. The Chapter Abstracts can be used to review what the students have read, or to prepare the students for what they will read. Hand the abstracts out in class as a study guide, or use them as a "key" for a class discussion. They are relatively brief, but can serve to be an excellent refresher of the text for either a student or teacher.
* The book begins by talking about Socrates' Republic and the idea that all people should be educated.
* Socrates also said that people will be put into classes before they are born.
* The idea of biological determinism is introduced.
* The measurement of intelligence thus helps to determine a person's worth to society.
* This book will...
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