"Root... and Branch"

Title"Root... and Branch"
Year for Search1982
AuthorsCollings, Michael [Robert](b. 1947)
Secondary AuthorsSmith, Scott, and Smith, Vickie
Secondary TitleLDSF: Science Fiction by Mormons
Pagination85-97
Date Published1982
PublisherMillennial Productions
Place PublishedThousand Oaks, CA
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Dystopia based on genetic testing that judges the worth of a person on the sorts of descendents they will have. People are mated to produce the best results. People who believe in such outmoded ideas as love and family are ostracized.

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Author Note

(b. 1947)

Full Text

1982 Collings, Michael [Robert] (b. 1947). “Root … and Branch.” LDSF: Science Fiction by Mormons. Ed. Scomith and Vickie Smith (Thousand Oaks, CA: Millennial Productions, 1982), 85-97. MoU-St

Dystopia based on genetic testing that judges the worth of a person on the sorts of descendants they will have. People are mated to produce the best results. People who believe in such outmoded ideas as love and family are ostracized.