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Title Useful bodies : humans in the service of medical science in the twentieth century / edited by Jordan Goodman, Anthony McElligott, and Lara Marks
Published Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 217 pages)
Contents ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""1 Making Human Bodies Useful""; ""Part I: What Is a Human Experiment?""; ""2 Using the Population Body to Protect the National Body""; ""3 Whose Body? Which Disease?""; ""Part II: Who Experiments?""; ""4 Human Radiation Experiments and the Formation of Medical Physics at the University of California, San Francisco and Berkeley, 1937�1962""; ""5 “I Have Been on Tenterhooks�""; ""6 See an Atomic Blast and Spread the Word""; ""Part III: Whose Body?""; ""7 Injecting Comatose Patients with Uranium""; ""8 Writing Willowbrook, Reading Willowbrook""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Human experimentation in medicine -- History -- 20th century.
Medicine, Experimental.
History, 20th Century.
Human Experimentation -- history.
Human Rights Abuses -- history.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Goodman, Jordan.
Marks, Lara, 1963-
McElligott, Anthony, 1955-
LC no. 2002152398
ISBN 0801873428 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9780801873423 (hardcover ; alk. paper)