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Hormones, heredity, and race : spectacular failure in interwar Vienna

Author
Logan, Cheryl A.
Title
Hormones, heredity, and race : spectacular failure in interwar Vienna / Cheryl A. Logan.
Format
Book
Published
New Brunswick, NJ : Rutgers University Press, c2013.
Description
x, 245 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Uniform series
Studies in modern science, technology, and the environment.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: 1.Three Failed Scientists
  • pt. I CONSTRUCTING HEREDITY
  • 2.Rehabilitating Sexuality: Degeneration versus Development
  • 3.Paul Kammerer and Flexible Heredity
  • 4.Sex, Race, and Heat Rats: Somatic Induction and the Double Gonad
  • 5."Productive" Eugenics: Harnessing the Energies of Development
  • pt. II REFORM EUGENICS
  • 6.Heredity, Glands, and Human Constitutions
  • 7.Tandler's Eugenic Enigmas
  • 8.Working Jewish in Vienna
  • 9.Asymmetry, Failure, and Flexible Heredity.
Subject headings
Kammerer, Paul, 1880-1926.
Tandler, Julius, 1869-1936.
Steinach, Eugen, 1861-1944.
Medical subjects
Kammerer, Paul, 1880-1926.
Tandler, Julius, 1869-1936.
Steinach, Eugen, 1861-1944.
Kinsey subjects
Biological anthropology.
Hormones.
Racism.
ISBN
9780813559698 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0813559693 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780813559704 (e-book)
0813559707 (e-book)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
612.4 L65 h6 2013
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Kinsey Institute