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The Resource Catholicism, race and empire : eugenics in Portugal, 1900-1950, Richard Cleminson

Catholicism, race and empire : eugenics in Portugal, 1900-1950, Richard Cleminson

Label
Catholicism, race and empire : eugenics in Portugal, 1900-1950
Title
Catholicism, race and empire
Title remainder
eugenics in Portugal, 1900-1950
Statement of responsibility
Richard Cleminson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This monograph places the science and ideology of eugenics in early twentieth-century Portugal within the context of the development of eugenics in other countries in the same period. The author argues that three factors governed the impact of eugenics in Portugal: a low level of institutionalization, opposition from Catholics and the conservative nature of the Salazar regime. In Portugal eugenic science was confined to three expressions: individualized studies on mental health, often from a 'biotypological' perspective; a particular stance on racial miscegenation in the context of the substan
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Cleminson, Richard
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
CEU press studies in the history of medicine
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Catholic Church
  • Catholic Church
  • Eugenics
  • Portugal
  • Social justice
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • MEDICAL
  • Eugenics
  • Race relations
  • Social justice
  • Portugal
Label
Catholicism, race and empire : eugenics in Portugal, 1900-1950, Richard Cleminson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introductino -- The birth of eugenics in Portugal : early debates and the social and scientific context, 1900-1927 -- Between consolidation and institutionalisation : eugenics, Catholic opposition and the Salazar regime, 1927-1933 -- Apogee and decline : from the establishment of the eugenics society to dissolution into the centre for demographic studies, 1934-1960 -- Race, eugenics and miscegenation in the Portuguese metropole and overseas territories -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn897775578
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789633860298
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbwkkc6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)897775578
Label
Catholicism, race and empire : eugenics in Portugal, 1900-1950, Richard Cleminson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introductino -- The birth of eugenics in Portugal : early debates and the social and scientific context, 1900-1927 -- Between consolidation and institutionalisation : eugenics, Catholic opposition and the Salazar regime, 1927-1933 -- Apogee and decline : from the establishment of the eugenics society to dissolution into the centre for demographic studies, 1934-1960 -- Race, eugenics and miscegenation in the Portuguese metropole and overseas territories -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn897775578
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789633860298
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbwkkc6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)897775578

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