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Examines the contribution of English public health activist C. Killick Millard to the euthanasia movement. Implications of the legislative decisions on the right to die; Contribution of the early twentieth-century Unitarians to humanism; Reaffirmation of the Christian messages of compassion.; Examin...
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Rev. of Scientists of the Mind: Intellectual Founders of Modern Psychology, by Clarence J. Karier.
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The concept of paranoia as a distinct illness was proposed by Emil Kraepelin (1856-1926), opposed by followers of Sigmund Freud and Adolph Meyer, and then repopularized by the authors of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. The concept's continued popularity will depend on...
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Rev. of From the Mind Into the Body,' by Edward Shorter.
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Tracks the change of heart on the subject of eugenics experienced by notable psychiatrist G. Alder Blumer during 1890-1920. Negative eugenics, stressing the need to eliminate unfavorable traits through reproductive control, resulted in thousands of the mentally ill being sterilized. While working at...
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Rev. of Three Generations, No Imbeciles: Eugenics, the Supreme Court, and Buck v. Bell, by Paul A. Lombardo.
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Rev. of The Most Solitary of Afflications: Madness and Society in Britain, 1700-1900, by Andrew Scull and Psychiatry for the Rich: A History of Ticehurst Private Asylum, 1792-1917, by Charlotte MacKenzie
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Presents several reader correspondence on Christianity published on the periodical "First Things"; October 2003 issue. Salvation of the unbeliever; Punishment for sinners; Messianic faith of Orthodox Jews.; Presents several reader correspondence on Christianity published on the periodical 'Firs...
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The activities of the Euthanasia Society of America (ESA) and the Association for Voluntary Sterilization (AVS) during the 1940's-60's suggest that historians should consider birth control, eugenic sterilization, and euthanasia as closely linked elements in the American liberal tradition o...
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"This is the story of one of the most far-reaching human endeavors in history: the quest for mental well-being. From its origins in the eighteenth century to its wide scope in the early twenty-first, this search for emotional health and welfare has cost billions. In the name of mental health, m...
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The article reviews the books "Making Marriage Work: A History of Marriage & Divorce in the Twentieth-Century United States" by Kristin Celello and "More Perfect Unions: The American Search for Marital Bliss" by Rebecca L. Davis.
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"Next to global warming, the most urgent international issue facing governments in the twenty-first century is likely to be the all-time low birth rates around the world, what pundits Ben Wattenberg and Philip Longman call the "birth dearth" and the "empty cradle," respectiv...
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The article presents a case study of a medical research mission to Moscow in the Soviet Union in 1946. It describes a mission undertaken by U.S. marriage and family counselor Emily Hartshorne Mudd to Moscow with American-Soviet Medical Society (ASMS) business manager Robert Leslie and Mudd's husband...
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