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The Resource Framing the moron : the social construction of feeble-mindedness in the American eugenic era, Gerald V. O'Brien

Framing the moron : the social construction of feeble-mindedness in the American eugenic era, Gerald V. O'Brien

Label
Framing the moron : the social construction of feeble-mindedness in the American eugenic era
Title
Framing the moron
Title remainder
the social construction of feeble-mindedness in the American eugenic era
Statement of responsibility
Gerald V. O'Brien
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Framing the moron details the variety of dehumanizing and fear-inducing rhetoric employed by the American eugenic movement during the early twentieth century, which led to tens of thousands of innocent people being involuntarily sterilized, forced into institutions, and otherwise maltreated
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Brien, Gerald V
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Disability history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Eugenics
  • Eugenics
  • Involuntary sterilization
  • Dehumanization
  • Eugenics
  • Institutionalization
  • Mentally Disabled Persons
  • Social Control, Formal
  • Sterilization, Involuntary
  • MEDICAL
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • History Of Medicine
  • Eugenics
  • Eugenics
  • Involuntary sterilization
  • United States
Label
Framing the moron : the social construction of feeble-mindedness in the American eugenic era, Gerald V. O'Brien
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
Control code
ocn861541221
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 203 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781781705896
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt18mtbs7
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861541221
Label
Framing the moron : the social construction of feeble-mindedness in the American eugenic era, Gerald V. O'Brien
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
Control code
ocn861541221
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 203 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781781705896
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt18mtbs7
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)861541221

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