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Breeding Better Vermonters

The Eugenics Project in the Green Mountain State (Hardscrabble Books)

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Published by UPNE .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Eugenics & breeding,
  • Population & demography,
  • Science: General Issues,
  • Technology, Engineering, Agriculture, Veterinary Science,
  • Eugenics,
  • Science,
  • History - General History,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Social Science / Sociology / General,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages253
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9527440M
    ISBN 100874519519
    ISBN 109780874519518

    It involved coerced sterilization of the Abenaki — also French Canadians, poor people and disabled people. According to Nancy Gallagher, the author of the book Breeding Better Vermonters: The Eugenics Project in the Green Mountain State, the sterilizations plateaued around World War II, but by some accounts they went on for much longer.   The movement was thoroughly researched in "Breeding Better Vermonters," by Nancy L. Gallagher, published in by the University Press of New England. The intellectual thrust of this movement was driven by its scholar-promoter, Prof. Henry F. "Harry" Perkins, who headed the University of Vermont zoology department.

      By Julia Purdy. ROCHESTER—The Rochester Public Library hosted its first Vermont Humanities Council-sponsored book discussion in at least a decade Thursday morning, Jan. 18, with Nancy Gallagher’s eye-opening contribution to modern Vermont history, “Breeding Better Vermonters,” a thought-provoking look at the notorious eugenics movement in Vermont, . Breeding Dogs to Win This book is the single best reference that you will need when it comes to producing high quality, award-winning dogs. The text begins by anticipating the type of information most dog breeders will need.

    Your shopping cart is empty. Store Catalog. Book. This reform, as denounced by historian Nancy Gallagher in her research titled Breeding better Vermonters, also targeted French Canadians and American natives in Vermont state, considered insane invasion to eliminate. Around the same time, he revamped his Zoology curriculum and began teaching courses specifically on Heredity and Evolution.


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This study was a continuation of the work by Professor Nancy Gallagher as part of the book she wrote titled Breeding Better Vermonters: The Eugenics Project in the Green Mountain State.

[iii] Professor Gallagher found eugenics was being applied to a wide variety of putative social problems, in this case in an attempt to solve the “problem.

Host Howard Berkes speaks with researcher Nancy Gallagher about the Vermont Eugenics Survey, an effort by that state in the 's and 30's to cleanse its population of so-called undesirable people.

BOOK REVIEW. Breeding Better Vermonters The Eugenics Project in the Green Mountain State. Nancy L. Gallagher University Press of New England, (xii + pp.) by Elof Axel Carlson SUNY- Stony Brook. 2 Nancy L. Gallagher, Breeding Better Vermonters: The Eugenics Project in the Green Mountain State (Hanover, NH: University Press of New England, ), 3 Gallagher, Breeding Better Vermonters, 4 Ibid.

5 The names of the family members in this study have been altered to protect privacy. Nancy Gallagher's () book, Breeding Better Vermonters: The Eugenics Project in the Green Mountain State, chronicles a frightening and painful history of.

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25% off UVM Clothing and Gift Items Now through April 30th with Coupon Code WELCOME  The term “eugenics” means “well-born” and suggests that physical and mental problems, and even societal ones, could be overcome through better breeding.

As a zoologist, Perkins appreciated.