The Oxford Handbook Of The History Of Eugenics

Author: Alison Bashford
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199706532
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" This book dispels for uninitiated readers the automatic and apparently exclusive link between eugenics and the Holocaust. It is the first world history of eugenics and an indispensable core text for both teaching and research.

The Rhetoric Of Eugenics In Anglo American Thought

Author: Marouf Arif Hasian
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 9780820317717
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Ranging in subject from England's poor laws to the Human Genome Project, The Rhetoric of Eugenics in Anglo-American Thought is one of the first books to look at the history and development of the eugenics movement in Anglo-American culture.


Author: Richard Lynn
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780275958220
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Lynn argues that the condemnation of eugenics in the second half of the 20th century went too far and that eugenics needs reassessment.

The Hour Of Eugenics

Author: Nancy Leys Stepan
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 1501702254
Size: 37.86 MB
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Examining for the first time how eugenics was taken up by scientists and social reformers in Latin America, Nancy Leys Stepan compares the eugenics movements in Mexico, Brazil, and Argentina with the more familiar cases of Britain, the ...

In The Name Of Eugenics

Author: Daniel J. Kevles
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520057630
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Daniel Kevles traces the study and practice of eugenics--the science of "improving" the human species by exploiting theories of heredity--from its inception in the late nineteenth century to its most recent manifestation within the field of ...

Eugenics And Politics In Britain 1900 1914

Author: G.R Searle
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9789028602366
Size: 30.66 MB
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Man, Prometheus-like, is at last acquiring the power to control his own genetic future. To carry on the eugenical work pioneered by Galton, a Eugenics Society is in existence at the present day.

Modernism And Eugenics

Author: M. Turda
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 0230281338
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Modernism and Eugenics comprehensively explores modern Europe's fixation with eugenic programmes of racial and national purification.

Eugenics And Modernization In Interwar Romania

Author: Maria Bucur
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Pre
ISBN: 0822970627
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Maria Bucur explores the interactions between the science of eugenics and modernization efforts in Romania between World Wars I and II.