The Resource Examining Tuskegee : the infamous syphilis study and its legacy, Susan M. Reverby, (electronic book)

Examining Tuskegee : the infamous syphilis study and its legacy, Susan M. Reverby, (electronic book)

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Examining Tuskegee : the infamous syphilis study and its legacy
Title
Examining Tuskegee
Title remainder
the infamous syphilis study and its legacy
Statement of responsibility
Susan M. Reverby
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The forty-year "Tuskegee" Syphilis Study has become the great metaphor for medical racism, government malfeasance, and physician arrogance. Reverby offers a comprehensive analysis of the notorious study of untreated syphilis, which took place in and around Tuskegee, Alabama, from the 1930s through the 1970s and involved hundreds of African American men, most of whom were told by doctors from the U.S. Public Health Service that they were being treated, not just watched, for their late-stage syphilis. Reverby examines the study and its aftermath from multiple perspectives to explain wh
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CaPaEBR
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1946-
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Reverby, Susan M.
Dewey number
174.2/80976149
Index
index present
LC call number
R853.H8
LC item number
R48 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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  • bibliography
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  • Tuskegee Syphilis Study
  • Human experimentation in medicine
  • Syphilis
  • Dibble, Eugene Heriot
  • Rivers, Eunice
Label
Examining Tuskegee : the infamous syphilis study and its legacy, Susan M. Reverby, (electronic book)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10343533
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 384 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Examining Tuskegee : the infamous syphilis study and its legacy, Susan M. Reverby, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10343533
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 384 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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