Segregation"s Science Eugenics and Society in Virginia by Gregory Michael Dorr

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Published by University of Virginia Press in Charlottesville .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Eugenics -- Virginia -- History,
  • Eugenics -- Study and teaching -- Social aspects -- Virginia -- History,
  • Virginia -- Race relations -- History

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Book details

StatementGregory Michael Dorr.
SeriesCarter G. Woodson Institute series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHQ755.5.U5 D67 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16798276M
ISBN 109780813927558
LC Control Number2008017074

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