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The Resource Imbeciles : the Supreme Court, American eugenics, and the sterilization of Carrie Buck, Adam Cohen

Imbeciles : the Supreme Court, American eugenics, and the sterilization of Carrie Buck, Adam Cohen

Label
Imbeciles : the Supreme Court, American eugenics, and the sterilization of Carrie Buck
Title
Imbeciles
Title remainder
the Supreme Court, American eugenics, and the sterilization of Carrie Buck
Statement of responsibility
Adam Cohen
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes a dark moment in American history, when the Supreme Court agreed, in 1927, to support eugenic sterilization for “undesirables,” including epileptics and the “feebleminded,” resulting in the sterilization of 70,000 Americans
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cohen, Adam
Dewey number
344.7304/8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
KF224.B83
LC item number
C64 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Buck, Carrie
  • Involuntary sterilization
  • Eugenics
  • Involuntary sterilization
Label
Imbeciles : the Supreme Court, American eugenics, and the sterilization of Carrie Buck, Adam Cohen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
402 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781594204180
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2015044207
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)911171862
Label
Imbeciles : the Supreme Court, American eugenics, and the sterilization of Carrie Buck, Adam Cohen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
402 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781594204180
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2015044207
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)911171862

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