Quotation by Elizabeth Janeway

Growing up human is uniquely a matter of social relations rather than biology. What we learn from connections within the family takes the place of instincts that program the behavior of animals; which raises the question, how good are these connections?
Elizabeth Janeway (b. 1913), U.S. author, critic. "Incest: A Rational Look at the Oldest Taboo," Ms. (New York, Nov. 1981).
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