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In reckless hands : Skinner v. Oklahoma and the near triumph of American eugenics / Victoria F. Nourse

Publication | Library Call Number: KF224.S486 N68 2008
Book cover

In the 1920s and 1930s, thousands of men and women were sterilized at asylums and prisons across America because it was believed that criminality and mental illness were inherited. This is the disturbing, forgotten history of America's experiment with eugenics.

Format
Book
Author/Creator
Nourse, Victoria F.
Published
New York : W. W. Norton & Co., c2008
Includes bibliographical references (p. [179]-228) and index
Language
English
Edition
1st ed
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