Essay review: The Eugenics industry — Growth or restructuring?

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Mark B. Adams, ed.,The Wellborn Science: Eugenics in Germany, France, Brazil, and Russia (New York: Oxford University Press, 1990); William H. Schneider,Quality and Quantity: The Quest for Biological Regeneration in Twentieth-Century France (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1990); Paul Weindling,Health, Race and German Politics between National Unification and Nazism, 1870–1945 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989); Philip R. Reilly,The Surgical Solution: A History of Involuntary Sterilization in the United States (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1991); Nicole Hahn Rafter, ed.,White Trash: The Eugenic Family Studies, 1877–1919 (Boston: Northeastern University Press, 1988); Pauline M. H. Mazumdar,Eugenics, Human Genetics and Human Failings: The Eugenics Society, Its Sources and Its Critics in Britain (London and New York: Routledge, 1992).

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Pauly, P.J. Essay review: The Eugenics industry — Growth or restructuring?. J Hist Biol 26, 131–145 (1993).

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