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Title Eugenics, human genetics, and human failings : the Eugenics Society, its sources and its critics in Britain / Pauline M.H. Mazumdar.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 1992.

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Description 1 online resource (x, 373 pages) : illustrations
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 321-352) and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Eugenics Society (London, England) -- History.
Eugenics Society (London, England)
Eugenics Society (London, England)
Eugenics -- Social aspects -- Great Britain -- History.
Human genetics -- Social aspects -- Great Britain -- History.
Eugenics -- history.
Social Conditions -- history.
Societies, Scientific -- history.
United Kingdom.
Great Britain.
Genre History.
Electronic books.
Contents BOOK COVER; HALF-TITLE; TITLE; COPYRIGHT; CONTENTS; ILLUSTRATIONS; PREFACE; INTRODUCTION; 1. THE EUGENICS EDUCATION SOCIETY; 2. THE AGE OF PEDIGREES; 3. IDEOLOGY AND METHOD; 4. THE ATTACK FROM THE LEFT; 5. HUMAN GENETICS AND THE EUGENICS PROBLEMATIC; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX.
Summary Based upon archival material newly available to researchers, this study follows the history of the eugenics movement from its roots in late 19th-century social reform to its heyday in the early 1900s as the source of a science of human genetics.
Other Title Print version: Mazumdar, Pauline M.H. (Pauline Margaret Hodgson), 1933- Eugenics, human genetics, and human failings. London ; New York : Routledge, 1992 0415044243