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.

Three Generations No Imbeciles

Author: Paul A. Lombardo
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
ISBN: 9780801898242
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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: 0143109995
Size: 39.79 MB
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' In this shocking story, Cohen overturns cherished myths and demolishes lauded figures in relentless pursuit of the truth.

Dark Medicine

Author: William R. LaFleur
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 0253220416
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Where does one set the limits on research involving human subjects?

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 ...

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 ...

The Sterilization Of Carrie Buck

Author: J. David Smith
Publisher:
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The true story of Carrie Buck, who was considered retarded and committed to the Virginia Colony for Epileptics and the Feebleminded after her baby was born and taken away from her.

Eugenic Nation

Author: Alexandra Stern
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520244443
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"With an emphasis on the American West, Eugenic Nation explores the long and unsettled history of eugenics in the United States. This expanded second edition includes shocking details that demonstrate that the story is far from over.

Building A Better Race

Author: Wendy Kline
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520939318
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Building a Better Race not only places eugenics at the center of modern reevaluations of female sexuality and morality but also acknowledges eugenics as an essential aspect of major social and cultural movements in the twentieth century.

Better For All The World

Author: Harry Bruinius
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 0375713050
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Traces the history of eugenics in the United States, drawing on personal letters, diaries, and documents to chronicle the little-known quest for racial purity.