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

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

Label
In reckless hands : Skinner v. Oklahoma and the near triumph of American eugenics
Title
In reckless hands
Title remainder
Skinner v. Oklahoma and the near triumph of American eugenics
Statement of responsibility
Victoria F. Nourse
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nourse, Victoria F
Dewey number
344.7304/8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
KF224.S486
LC item number
N68 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Skinner, Jack T
  • Involuntary sterilization
  • Involuntary sterilization
  • Eugenics
Label
In reckless hands : Skinner v. Oklahoma and the near triumph of American eugenics, Victoria F. Nourse
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [179]-228) and index
Contents
Prologue: an intellectual seduction -- The justice, the governor, and the dictator -- The brain trust -- Thoroughbreds -- Heat and love -- White trash -- Skinner's trial -- The Supreme Court in 1937 -- Science in a foreign mirror : 1937-1941 -- Deciding Skinner -- Epilogue : failures of modern memory
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
240 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393065299
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008013140
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn181139411
  • (OCoLC)181139411
  • 1168326
Label
In reckless hands : Skinner v. Oklahoma and the near triumph of American eugenics, Victoria F. Nourse
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [179]-228) and index
Contents
Prologue: an intellectual seduction -- The justice, the governor, and the dictator -- The brain trust -- Thoroughbreds -- Heat and love -- White trash -- Skinner's trial -- The Supreme Court in 1937 -- Science in a foreign mirror : 1937-1941 -- Deciding Skinner -- Epilogue : failures of modern memory
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
240 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393065299
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008013140
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn181139411
  • (OCoLC)181139411
  • 1168326

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