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Medical apartheid : the dark history of medical experimentation on Black Americans from colonial times to the present

Washington, Harriet A.

New York : Doubleday, c2006.

x, 501 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.

A study of medical studies or experiements using black Americans as unwilling or unknowing subjects, including the Tuskegee syphilis study, grave-robbing for medical cadavers, and studies on prisoners unable to give informed consent.

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ISBN:

0385509936

LC Call No:

R853.H8 W37 2006

Dewey Class No:

174.2/8 22

Author:

Washington, Harriet A.

Title:

Medical apartheid : the dark history of medical experimentation on Black Americans from colonial times to the present / Harriet A. Washington.

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York : Doubleday, c2006.

Physical:

x, 501 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [465]-484) and index.

Summary:

A study of medical studies or experiements using black Americans as unwilling or unknowing subjects, including the Tuskegee syphilis study, grave-robbing for medical cadavers, and studies on prisoners unable to give informed consent.

Subject:

Human experimentation in medicine--United States--History.

Subject:

African Americans--Medical care--History.

Subject:

Tuskegee Syphilis Study

Subject:

Medical ethics

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