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Author Cleminson, Richard.

Title Catholicism, race and empire : eugenics in Portugal, 1900-1950 / Richard Cleminson
Published Budapest : Central European University Press, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (pages cm)
Series CEU press studies in the history of medicine
CEU Press studies in the history of medicine.
Contents Introductino -- The birth of eugenics in Portugal : early debates and the social and scientific context, 1900-1927 -- Between consolidation and institutionalisation : eugenics, Catholic opposition and the Salazar regime, 1927-1933 -- Apogee and decline : from the establishment of the eugenics society to dissolution into the centre for demographic studies, 1934-1960 -- Race, eugenics and miscegenation in the Portuguese metropole and overseas territories -- Conclusion
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Catholic Church -- Portugal -- History
Eugenics -- Portugal -- History.
Social justice -- Portugal -- History.
Portugal -- Race relations -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9633860288 (hardbound)
9633860296 (electronic bk)
9789633860281 (hardbound)
9789633860298 (electronic bk)