Controlling Human Heredity 1865 To The Present

Author: Diane B. Paul
Publisher: Humanities Press Intl
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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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17. Ibid., 3¡. 18. Ibid., 33. 19. Frederick Osborn, “The Protection and Improvement
of Man's Genetic Inheritance,” in The Population Crisis and the Use of World
Resources, ed. Stuart Mudd, World Academy of Art and Science (Bloomington:
Indiana University Press, ¡964), 308. 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¡.

The Politics Of Heredity

Author: Diane B. Paul
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 9780791438213
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Explores the political forces underlying shifts in thinking about the respective influence of heredity and environment in shaping human behavior, and the feasibility and morality of eugenics.

Biology And Ideology From Descartes To Dawkins

Author: Denis R. Alexander
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226608425
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Diane Paul, Controlling Human Heredity: 1865 to the Present (Atlantic Highlands,
NJ: Humanities, 1995); Diane Paul, The Politics of Heredity: Essays on Eugenics,
Biomedicine, and the Nature-Nurture Debate (Albany: SUNY Press, 1998); ... to
the Baby Boom (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2001); Paul, Controlling
Human Heredity; Susan Marie Rensing, “Feminist Eugenics in America: From
Free Love to Birth Control, 1880–1930,” Ph.D. thesis, University of Minnesota,
2006; ...

A History Of The Birth Control Movement In America

Author: Peter C. Engelman
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 0313365105
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Kevles, In the Name of Eugenics, 55–63; Harper, Short History of Medical
Genetics, 267–71; Miami Herald, July 9, 1920. 53. 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 (November 18, 1916): 161 (
quotation); Emma Goldman, “The Social Aspects of Birth Control,” Mother Earth
11 (April ...

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 ...

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 ...

Human Heredity Principles And Issues Updated Edition

Author: Michael Cummings
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 0495113085
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No better consequence can be hoped for from the advent of amniocentesis and
other technologies for controlling human reproduction. ... Nature herself has
aborted many similar cases, and has provided for the early death of many who
happen to get born. There is no reason to ... Although possibly acceptable in
principle, the natural standard runs into problems in application when attempts
are made to fix the boundary between potentially human READINGS Genetic
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Genomics

Author: Mike Starkey
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470711620
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Moskvina, V., Holmans, P., Schmidt, K.M. and Craddock, N. (2005) Design of
case–controls studies with unscreened controls. Annals of Human Genetics, 69,
566–576. Wellcome Trust Case Control Consortium (2007) Genome-wide
association study of 14,000 cases of seven common diseases and 3,000 shared
controls. Nature, 447, 661–678. A landmark example of a large-scale case-
control genome-wide association study. International HapMap Consortium (2005
) A haplotype ...