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Author Weiss, Sheila Faith
Title The Nazi symbiosis : human genetics and politics in the Third Reich / Sheila Faith Weiss
Imprint Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2010
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  HQ755.5.G3 W432 2010    AVAILABLE    30530001095322
 Modern History Library  363.920943 W432    AVAILABLE    30550100569696
Descript 383 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Paperback edition 2013
Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-370) and index
Introduction: an old legend and a new legacy -- Human heredity and eugenics make their international debut -- The devil's directors at Dahlem -- The Munich pact -- The politics of professional talk -- Politicized pedagogy -- The international human genetics community faces Nazi Germany -- Conclusion: the road not taken elsewhere: was there something unique about human heredity during the Third Reich?
Subject Eugenics -- Germany -- History -- 20th century
Human genetics -- Political aspects -- Germany -- 20th century
Human genetics -- Government policy -- Germany -- 20th century
Human genetics -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Germany -- 20th century
National socialism and science
Germany -- Politics and government -- 1933-1945
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