Controlling Human Heredity 1865 To The Present

Author: Diane B. Paul
Publisher: Humanities Press Intl
ISBN:
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Why did it fall into disrepute? Has it survived in other guises? These are some of the questions that Diane Paul sets out to answer - questions that have acquired a new urgency in light of developments in genetic medicine.

Margaret Sanger S Eugenic Legacy

Author: Angela Franks
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786420111
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20. Diane B. Paul, Controlling Human Heredity: ¡865 to the Present, ed. Margaret
C. Jacob and Spencer R. Weart, The Control of Nature (Atlantic Highlands, New
Jersey: Humanities Press International, ¡995), ¡2¡. 21. Dictation, “Conference on ...

Inventing America S Worst Family

Author: Nathaniel Deutsch
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520942707
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This book tells the stranger-than-fiction story of how a poor white family from Indiana was scapegoated into prominence as America's "worst" family by the eugenics movement in the early twentieth century, then "reinvented" in the 1970s as ...

Soldiers Of Reason

Author: Alex Abella
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780156033442
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An in-depth history of the RAND Corporation describes the behind-the-scenes role of the secretive think tank in shaping American political policy for six decades, detailing its origins, the part it played during the Cold War, and its ...

Biology And Ideology From Descartes To Dawkins

Author: Denis R. Alexander
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226608425
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Antoinette Brown Blackwell, The Sexes Throughout Nature (New York: G. P.
Putnam's Sons, 1895); Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Women and ... Diane Paul,
Controlling Human Heredity: 1865 to the Present (Atlantic Highlands, NJ:
Humanities, 1995); Diane Paul, The Politics of ... 2001); Paul, Controlling Human
Heredity; Susan Marie Rensing, “Feminist Eugenics in America: From Free Love
to Birth Control, ...

A History Of The Birth Control Movement In America

Author: Peter C. Engelman
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313365105
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Diane B. Paul, Controlling Human Heredity, 1865 to the Present (Amherst, NY:
Humanity Books, 1995), 5; Robinson, Practical Eugenics, 92; S. Adophus Knopf, “
Birth Control: Its Medical, Social, Economic and Moral Aspects,” The Survey 37 ...

Cracking The Genome

Author: Kevin Davies
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801871405
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This newly updated edition sheds light on the secrets of the sequence, highlighting the myriad ways in which genomics will impact human health for generations to come.

Nature S Ghosts

Author: Mark V. Barrow
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226038149
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Explores the early history of wildlife conservation in the United States, including early naturalists like John James Audubon and John Muir, and public reactions to such extinctions as the passenger pigeon.

Competing With The Soviets

Author: Audra J. Wolfe
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421409011
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The high-tech machinery of nuclear physics and the space race are at the center of this story, but Audra J. Wolfe also examines the surrogate battlefield of scientific achievement in such diverse fields as urban planning, biology, and ...