Three Generations No Imbeciles

Author: Paul A. Lombardo
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 0801890101
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As Lombardo conclusively demonstrates, those who sought to have Buck sterilized did not let the facts get in the way of the story the law required them to tell."— Commonweal "Heart-breaking and riveting.

Imbeciles

Author: Adam Cohen
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101980834
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Longlisted for the 2016 National Book Award for Nonfiction One of America’s great miscarriages of justice, the Supreme Court’s infamous 1927 Buck v.

City Of Courts

Author: Michael Willrich
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521794039
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Contesting concepts of crime, and social justice in nineteenth-century industrial America.

A Century Of Eugenics In America

Author: Paul A. Lombardo
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 0253222699
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The essays explore the early support of compulsory sterilization by doctors and legislators; the implementation of eugenic schemes in Indiana, Georgia, California, Minnesota, North Carolina, and Alabama; the legal and social challenges to ...

Better For All The World

Author: Harry Bruinius
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0307424960
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Bruinius tells the stories of Emma and Carrie Buck, two women trapped in poverty who became the test case in the 1927 supreme court decision allowing forced sterilization for those deemed unfit to procreate.

The Kallikak Family

Author: Henry Herbert Goddard
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As soon as possible after the beginning of this work, a definite start was made toward determining the cause of feeble-mindedness.

Eugenic Nation

Author: Alexandra Minna Stern
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520960653
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With the addition of radically new and relevant research, this edition connects the eugenic past to the genomic present with attention to the ethical and social implications of emerging genetic technologies.

Telling Genes

Author: Alexandra Minna Stern
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421407485
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This groundbreaking book respects the voices of practitioners, clients, and critics alike and is essential reading for anyone with a problematic genetic inheritance—which is all of us."—Alice Wexler, author of The Woman Who Walked into ...

The Case Against The Supreme Court

Author: Erwin Chemerinsky
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698176316
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Bell, on which this is based, is told in detail in Harry Bruinius, Better for All the
World: The Secret History of Forced ... York: Vintage, 2007); and Paul A.
Lombardo, Three Generations, No Imbeciles: Eugenics, the Supreme Court, and
Buck v.

Sex Race And Science

Author: Edward J. Larson
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801855115
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"Larson's thoughtful analysis of issues involved when the state intervenes in the reproductive decisions of its citizens is both timely and persuasive." -- Journal of American History