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Unformatted text preview: o Service poor and deprived Sterilization and Eugenics: Mid 19 th century eugenics movement From 1907-eugenics laws; 1927 US Supreme Court affirmed the constitutionality of VA sterilization laws 1930s-1940s most compulsory sterilizations US eugenics model adopted by Nazi Germany Eugenics and miscegenation laws Stats: US has most delivered babies from ages 15-19 year oldsshows our cultural views of childhood and sexuality Highest Teen Birth Rate: MI, TX, AZ, AR, NM (2000) Lowest Teen Birth Rate: Mass, NH, VT, ME, ND (all northeastern except ND) Highest Abortion Rate of teens: DC, NJ, NY, ND, NV, CA (states that still have abortion facilities80% of counties in US do not have facilities) Reproductive Health: Is really of the whole person Includes: physical, mental, and emotional health...
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This note was uploaded on 03/22/2009 for the course WMST 607 taught by Professor Dumancic(ta) during the Spring '07 term at UNC.
- Spring '07