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140.347, Fall 2017

Comfort, Nathaniel, Fall 2017
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Karen Weingarten. 2014 .

Weingarten, Karen, 1980-

"The public debate on abortion stretches back much further than Roe v. Wade, to long before the terms "pro-choice" and "pro-life" were ever invented. Yet the ways Americans discussed abortion in the early decades of the twentieth century had little in common with our…
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Mark A. Largent. 2008 .

Largent, Mark A.

"Mark A. Largent explores the history of compulsory sterilization in the United States by examining the assumptions and motivations that led to the coerced sterilization of tens of thousands of Americans during the twentieth century."--BOOK JACKET.
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    HV4989.L275 2008 c. 1
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Johanna Schoen. 2005 .

Schoen, Johanna.

In August 2003, North Carolina became the first U.S. state to offer restitution to victims of state-ordered sterilizations carried out by its eugenics program between 1929 and 1975. The decision was prompted by newspaper stories based on the research of Johanna Schoen, who was…
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4. A cultural history of heredity Book , Online in English
Staffan Müller-Wille and Hans-Jörg Rheinberger. 2012 .

Müller-Wille, Staffan, 1964-

<DIV> It was only around 1800 that heredity began to enter debates among physicians, breeders, and naturalists. Soon thereafter it evolved into one of the most fundamental concepts of biology. Here Staffan Müller-Wille and Hans-Jörg Rheinberger offer a succinct cultural history…
by James D. Watson. 1968 .

Watson, James D., 1928-

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James D. Watson ; edited by Gunther S. Stent. 1980 .

Watson, James D., 1928-

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Christina Cogdell. 2004 .

Cogdell, Christina.

"In Eugenic Design, Christina Cogdell charts new territory in the history of industrial design, popular science, and American culture in the 1930s by uncovering the links between streamline design and eugenics, the pseudoscientific belief that the best human traits could - and…
Martin Brookes. 2004 .

Brookes, Martin, 1967-

"His measuring mind left its mark all over the scientific landscape. Explorer, inventor, meteorologist, psychologist, anthropologist, and statistician, Galton was one of the great Victorian polymaths." "But it was in the fledgling field of genetics that he made his most indelible…
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9. The gene: an intimate history Book , Print in English
Siddhartha Mukherjee. 2016 .

Mukherjee, Siddhartha,

The story of the gene begins in earnest in an obscure Augustinian abbey in Moravia in 1856 where Gregor Mendel, a monk working with pea plants, stumbles on the idea of a "unit of heredity." It intersects with Darwin's theory of evolution, and collides with the horrors of Nazi…
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Nicolas Rasmussen. 2014 .

Rasmussen, Nicolas, 1962-

Biology, industry, and the Cold War -- The insulin trophy -- Growing pains : commercial strains on a way of life -- The interferon derby : markets in credit, tournaments of value -- EPO : the making of the biotech blockbuster -- tPA the end of the beginning.
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Paul Knoepfler, University of California, Davis. 2016 .

Knoepfler, Paul, 1967-

This book takes a fresh look at the cutting-edge biotech discoveries that have made genetically modified people possible.
12. In pursuit of the gene: from Darwin to DNA Book , Print in English
James Schwartz. 2008 .

Schwartz, James, 1955-

From the Publisher: The mystery of inheritance has captivated thinkers since antiquity, and the unlocking of this mystery-the development of classical genetics-is one of humanity's greatest achievements. This great scientific and human drama is the story told fully and for the…
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by Daniel J. Kevles. 1986 .

Kevles, Daniel J.

Nathaniel Deutsch. 2009 .

Deutsch, Nathaniel.

"This book tells the stranger-than-fiction story of how a poor white family from Indiana was scapegoated into prominence as America's "worst" family by the eugenics movement in the early twentieth century, then "reinvented" in the 1970s as part of a vanguard of social rebellion.…
Andrew J. Hogan. 2016 .

Hogan, Andrew J.,

Introduction : pursuing a better birth -- Genetics detectives -- Chromosomal cartography -- The genome's morbid anatomy -- Seeing with molecules -- Institutionalized disorders -- Getting the whole picture -- Epilogue : the genomic gaze.
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Matthew Cobb. 2015 .

Cobb, Matthew,

The story of the discovery and cracking of the genetic code, the thing that ultimately enables a spiraling molecule to give rise to the life that exists all around us.
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17. Mendel's principles of heredity Book , Print in English
by W. Bateson ... 1909 .

Bateson, William, 1861-1926.

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Tamsen Wolff. 2009 .

Wolff, Tamsen.

Predecessors : Ibsen, Strindberg, Shaw, Brieux, and heredity -- From peas to people : theatre and the American eugenics movement -- Experimental breeding ground : Susan Glaspell, mutation, maternity, and The verge…
Sheila Faith Weiss. 2013 .

Weiss, Sheila Faith.

An old legend and a new legacy -- Human heredity and eugenics make their international debut -- The devil's directors at Dahlem -- The Munich pact -- The politics of professional talk -- Politicized pedagogy -- The international human genetics community faces Nazi Germany…
Sheila Faith Weiss. 2010 .

Weiss, Sheila Faith.

The Faustian bargain--in which an individual or group collaborates with an evil entity in order to obtain knowledge, power, or material gain--is perhaps best exemplified by the alliance between world-renowned human geneticists and the Nazi state. Under the swastika, German…
Nathaniel Comfort. 2012 .

Comfort, Nathaniel C.

"Keeping his focus on America, Nathaniel Comfort introduces the community of scientists, physicians, and public health workers who have contributed to the development of medical genetics from the nineteenth century to today. He argues that medical genetics is closely related to…
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Sarah S. Richardson. 2015 .

Richardson, Sarah S., 1980-

"Human genomes are 99.9 percent identical -- with one prominent exception. Instead of a matching pair of X chromosomes, men carry a single X, coupled with a tiny chromosome called the Y. Tracking the emergence of a new and distinctive way of thinking about sex represented by the…
Alexandra Minna Stern. 2012 .

Stern, Alexandra.

1. History: Genetic Counseling Develops -- 2. Genetic Risk: An Evolving Calculus -- 3. Race: Tense and Troubled Relations -- 4. Disability: The Dynamics of Difference -- 5. Women: Transforming Genetic Counseling -- 6. Ethics: Shades of Gray in Genetic Counseling…
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Nicholas Agar. 2014 .

Agar, Nicholas.

1. Radical Human Enhancement as a Transformative Change -- Transformative Change and Invasion of the Body Snatchers -- Rational Irreversibility of Some Transformative Changes -- Positive and Negative Transformative Changes…