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Author Lombardo, Paul A
Title Three generations, no imbeciles : eugenics, the Supreme Court, and Buck v. Bell / Paul A. Lombardo
Imprint Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2008

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Descript xiv, 365 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Contents Problem families -- Sex and surgery -- The pedigree factory -- Studying sterilization -- The Mallory case -- Laughlin's book -- A Virginia sterilization law -- Choosing Carrie Buck -- Carrie Buck versus Dr. Priddy -- Defenseless -- On appeal : Buck v. Bell -- In the Supreme Court -- Reaction and repercussions -- After the Supreme Court -- Sterilizing Germans -- Skinner v. Oklahoma -- Buck, at Nuremberg and after -- Rediscovering Buck
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Buck, Carrie, 1906-1983 -- Trials, litigation, etc
Sterilization (Birth control) -- Law and legislation -- Virginia
Insanity (Law) -- Virginia
Alt Title Eugenics, the Supreme Court, and Buck v. Bell
ISBN/ISSN 9780801890109 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0801890101 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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