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The Resource Voices of Pineland : eugenics, social reform, and the legacy of "feeblemindedness" in Maine, by Stephen T. Murphy

Voices of Pineland : eugenics, social reform, and the legacy of "feeblemindedness" in Maine, by Stephen T. Murphy

Label
Voices of Pineland : eugenics, social reform, and the legacy of "feeblemindedness" in Maine
Title
Voices of Pineland
Title remainder
eugenics, social reform, and the legacy of "feeblemindedness" in Maine
Statement of responsibility
by Stephen T. Murphy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
E7B
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murphy, Stephen T
Dewey number
362.3/850974191
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV3006.M22
LC item number
M87 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2011 K-418
  • WM 28 AM2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pineland Hospital and Training Center (New Gloucester, Me.)
  • Intellectual disability facilities
  • People with mental disabilities
  • Pineland Hospital and Training Center (New Gloucester, Me.)
  • Residential Facilities
  • Mentally Disabled Persons
  • Institutionalization
  • Eugenics
  • History, 20th Century
  • Maine
  • Pineland Hospital and Training Center (New Gloucester, Me.)
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Intellectual disability facilities
  • People with mental disabilities
  • Maine
Label
Voices of Pineland : eugenics, social reform, and the legacy of "feeblemindedness" in Maine, by Stephen T. Murphy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- National context surrounding Maine's School for "Feeble-minded" -- Opening the institutional doors -- Eugenics, racism, and sterilization -- Continuing fears, legalized surgery, and institutional acceleration -- Receding eugenic influence : persisting policies -- Institutional exodus and expose -- From medical to legal : class action, consent decrees, and controversy -- Compliance debates and closure wars -- Contemporary reform and continuing legacy
Control code
747412106
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 272 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781617354168
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
40019745289
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portrait
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)747412106
Label
Voices of Pineland : eugenics, social reform, and the legacy of "feeblemindedness" in Maine, by Stephen T. Murphy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- National context surrounding Maine's School for "Feeble-minded" -- Opening the institutional doors -- Eugenics, racism, and sterilization -- Continuing fears, legalized surgery, and institutional acceleration -- Receding eugenic influence : persisting policies -- Institutional exodus and expose -- From medical to legal : class action, consent decrees, and controversy -- Compliance debates and closure wars -- Contemporary reform and continuing legacy
Control code
747412106
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 272 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781617354168
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
40019745289
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portrait
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)747412106

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