The Oxford Handbook of the History of Eugenics (Oxford Handbooks)

4,38 valoración promedio
( 21 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9780199945054: The Oxford Handbook of the History of Eugenics (Oxford Handbooks)

Eugenic thought and practice swept the world from the late nineteenth to the mid-twentieth century in a remarkable transnational phenomenon. Eugenics informed social and scientific policy across the political spectrum, from liberal welfare measures in emerging social-democratic states to feminist ambitions for birth control, from public health campaigns to totalitarian dreams of the "perfectibility of man." This book dispels for uninitiated readers the automatic and apparently exclusive link between eugenics and the Holocaust. It is the first world history of eugenics and an indispensable core text for both teaching and research. Eugenics has accumulated generations of interest as experts attempted to connect biology, human capacity, and policy. In the past and the present, eugenics speaks to questions of race, class, gender and sex, evolution, governance, nationalism, disability, and the social implications of science. In the current climate, in which the human genome project, stem cell research, and new reproductive technologies have proven so controversial, the history of eugenics has much to teach us about the relationship between scientific research, technology, and human ethical decision-making.

"Sinopsis" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

About the Author:


Alison Bashford is Professor of Modern History at the University of Sydney. She has published widely on the modern history of science and medicine, including Purity and Pollution and Imperial Hygiene, and has co-edited Contagion, Isolation, and Medicine at the Border.

Philippa Levine is the Mary Helen Thompson Centennial Professor in the Humanities at the University of Texas at Austin. Her books include Prostitution, Race and Politics: Policing Venereal Disease in the British Empire, and The British Empire, Sunrise to Sunset.

Review:

Both the beginner and the seasoned scholar should be able to find new and intriguing perspectives in this well-edited volume. * Maria Bjorkman, British Journal for the History of Science * An impresive survey. * Angus McLaren, Histoire sociale Vol. XLV No. 90 *

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

Alison Bashford
Editorial: Oxford University Press
ISBN 10: 0199945055 ISBN 13: 9780199945054
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press. Estado de conservación: New. Brand New. Nº de ref. de la librería 0199945055

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 39,20
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,98
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Alison Bashford (editor), Philippa Levine (editor)
Editorial: OUP USA 2012-10-18, New York |Oxford (2012)
ISBN 10: 0199945055 ISBN 13: 9780199945054
Nuevos paperback Cantidad: 5
Librería
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción OUP USA 2012-10-18, New York |Oxford, 2012. paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780199945054

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 40,94
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,28
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Bashford, Alison (edt); Bashford, Alison; Levine, Philippa (edt)
ISBN 10: 0199945055 ISBN 13: 9780199945054
Nuevos Cantidad: 1
Librería
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 18573393-n

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 42,17
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,24
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

Bashford, Alison
ISBN 10: 0199945055 ISBN 13: 9780199945054
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 2012. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería VU-9780199945054

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 43,00
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,39
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Alison Bashford, Philippa Levine
Editorial: OUP USA 2012-10-18 (2012)
ISBN 10: 0199945055 ISBN 13: 9780199945054
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 5
Librería
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción OUP USA 2012-10-18, 2012. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería NU-OUP-00083963

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 46,97
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,27
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Editorial: Oxford University Press Inc, United States (2012)
ISBN 10: 0199945055 ISBN 13: 9780199945054
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press Inc, United States, 2012. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Reprint. Language: English . Brand New Book. Winner of the Cantemir Prize of the Berendel Foundation Eugenic thought and practice swept the world from the late nineteenth to the mid-twentieth century in a remarkable transnational phenomenon. Eugenics informed social and scientific policy across the political spectrum, from liberal welfare measures in emerging social-democratic states to feminist ambitions for birth control, from public health campaigns to totalitarian dreams of the perfectibility of man. This book dispels for uninitiated readers the automatic and apparently exclusive link between eugenics and the Holocaust. It is the first world history of eugenics and an indispensable core text for both teaching and research. Eugenics has accumulated generations of interest as experts attempted to connect biology, human capacity, and policy. In the past and the present, eugenics speaks to questions of race, class, gender and sex, evolution, governance, nationalism, disability, and the social implications of science. In the current climate, in which the human genome project, stem cell research, and new reproductive technologies have proven so controversial, the history of eugenics has much to teach us about the relationship between scientific research, technology, and human ethical decision-making. Nº de ref. de la librería AOP9780199945054

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 50,71
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

Editorial: Oxford University Press Inc, United States (2012)
ISBN 10: 0199945055 ISBN 13: 9780199945054
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press Inc, United States, 2012. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Reprint. Language: English . Brand New Book. Winner of the Cantemir Prize of the Berendel Foundation Eugenic thought and practice swept the world from the late nineteenth to the mid-twentieth century in a remarkable transnational phenomenon. Eugenics informed social and scientific policy across the political spectrum, from liberal welfare measures in emerging social-democratic states to feminist ambitions for birth control, from public health campaigns to totalitarian dreams of the perfectibility of man. This book dispels for uninitiated readers the automatic and apparently exclusive link between eugenics and the Holocaust. It is the first world history of eugenics and an indispensable core text for both teaching and research. Eugenics has accumulated generations of interest as experts attempted to connect biology, human capacity, and policy. In the past and the present, eugenics speaks to questions of race, class, gender and sex, evolution, governance, nationalism, disability, and the social implications of science. In the current climate, in which the human genome project, stem cell research, and new reproductive technologies have proven so controversial, the history of eugenics has much to teach us about the relationship between scientific research, technology, and human ethical decision-making. Nº de ref. de la librería AOP9780199945054

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 50,77
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Bashford, Alison
Editorial: OUP USA (2012)
ISBN 10: 0199945055 ISBN 13: 9780199945054
Nuevos Cantidad: 14
Librería
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción OUP USA, 2012. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería FU-9780199945054

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 44,25
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 9,85
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Bashford, Alison (Editor)/ Levine, Philippa (Editor)
Editorial: Oxford Univ Pr (2012)
ISBN 10: 0199945055 ISBN 13: 9780199945054
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 1
Librería
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford Univ Pr, 2012. Paperback. Estado de conservación: Brand New. reprint edition. 586 pages. 8.75x6.50x1.50 inches. In Stock. Nº de ref. de la librería __0199945055

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 55,92
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 6,57
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Editorial: Oxford University Press Inc, United States (2012)
ISBN 10: 0199945055 ISBN 13: 9780199945054
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
Book Depository hard to find
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Oxford University Press Inc, United States, 2012. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Reprint. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. Winner of the Cantemir Prize of the Berendel Foundation Eugenic thought and practice swept the world from the late nineteenth to the mid-twentieth century in a remarkable transnational phenomenon. Eugenics informed social and scientific policy across the political spectrum, from liberal welfare measures in emerging social-democratic states to feminist ambitions for birth control, from public health campaigns to totalitarian dreams of the perfectibility of man. This book dispels for uninitiated readers the automatic and apparently exclusive link between eugenics and the Holocaust. It is the first world history of eugenics and an indispensable core text for both teaching and research. Eugenics has accumulated generations of interest as experts attempted to connect biology, human capacity, and policy. In the past and the present, eugenics speaks to questions of race, class, gender and sex, evolution, governance, nationalism, disability, and the social implications of science. In the current climate, in which the human genome project, stem cell research, and new reproductive technologies have proven so controversial, the history of eugenics has much to teach us about the relationship between scientific research, technology, and human ethical decision-making. Nº de ref. de la librería BTE9780199945054

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 63,28
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda