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 ...

A Century Of Eugenics In America

Author: Paul A. Lombardo
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ISBN: 9780253355744
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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 ...

Building A Better Race

Author: Wendy Kline
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520246748
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The book is full of surprising connections and stories, and provides crucial new perspectives illuminating the history of eugenics, gender and normative twentieth-century sexuality."—Gail Bederman, author of Manliness and Civilization: A ...

The Nazi Hydra In America

Author: Glen Yeadon
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 0930852435
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A more sinister aspect rose alongside racism in the early part of the 20th century
eugenics. Eugenics as applied in the 1920s can be defined as the creation of
the prefect Aryan race and the elimination of all inferior individuals and races. It is
so intertwined with racism in America that it is impossible to separate them. IQ
tests were developed as an offshoot of the eugenics movement, as was Planned
Parenthood. Moreover, eugenic laws passed in the United States served as the ...

Keeping America Sane

Author: Ian Robert Dowbiggin
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 9780801483981
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Using archival sources, Ian Robert Dowbiggin documents the involvement of both American and Canadian psychiatrists in the eugenics movement of the early twentieth century.

War Against The Weak

Author: Edwin Black
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ISBN: 9780914153290
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" Some 60,000 Americans were sterilized under laws in 27 states. This expanded edition includes two new essays on state genocide.

American Eugenics

Author: Nancy Ordover
Publisher: U of Minnesota Press
ISBN: 9780816635597
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American Eugenics demonstrates how biological theories of race, gender, and sexuality are crucially linked through a concern with regulating the "unfit.

Eugenic Nation

Author: Alexandra Minna Stern
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520938666
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The book traces hereditarian theories of sex and gender to the culture of conformity of the 1950s and moves to the 1960s, arguing that the liberation movements of that decade emerged in part as a challenge to policies and practices informed ...

Eugenics And Education In America

Author: Ann Gibson Winfield
Publisher: Peter Lang
ISBN: 9780820481463
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Education — A New Frontier Education in its modern form was largely conceived
as an academic discipline during the early decades of the twentieth century when
eugenics was promulgated. Many argue (Tyack, 1974; Eisner, 1992; Kliebard,
1995; Pinar, 1995; Apple, 1997, 2001; Eisner, 1997; Kliebard, 1997; Selden,
1999; Stoskopf, 1999) that despite valiant efforts, not enough has changed since
then in terms of the practice and public conception of education. This is not to say
that ...

The New Encyclopedia Of Southern Culture

Author: James G. Thomas Jr.
Publisher: UNC Press Books
ISBN: 0807837431
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STEVEN NOLL University of Florida Susan Burch and Hannah Joyner,
Unspeakable: The Story of Junius Wilson (2007); Gregory Dorr, Segregation's
Science: Eugenics and Society in Virginia (2008); Pippa Holloway, Sexuality,
Politics, and Social Control in Virginia, 1920–1945 (2006); Edward Larson, Sex,
Race, and Science: Eugenics in the Deep South (1995); Paul Lombardo, ed., A
Century of Eugenics in America: From the Indiana Experiment to the Human
Genome Era (2011), ...