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American abyss : savagery and civilization in the age of industry / Daniel E. Bender.

By: Bender, Daniel E.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2009Description: 1 online resource (x, 329 pages) : illustrations, maps.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780801458378; 0801458374.Subject(s): Industries -- Social aspects -- United States -- History | Eugenics -- Social aspects -- United States -- History | Foreign workers -- United States -- History | Women -- Employment -- United States -- History | Minorities -- Employment -- United States -- HistoryAdditional physical formats: Print version:: American abyss.DDC classification: 338.0973 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cavemen in the progressive era : from savagery to industry -- Mapping civilization : race, industry, and climate in the American empire -- The other colonies : immigration, race conquest, and the survival of the unfit -- Cave girls and working women : the white man's world of race suicide -- Exploring the abyss and segregating savagery : abroad at home in the immigrant colony -- Dredging the abyss : babies, boys, and civilization -- Of jukes and immigrants : eugenics and the problem of race betterment -- Following the monkey : blond beasts and the rising tide of color in war and revolution -- Failing of art and science : the abyss in a new era.
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HC105.7 .B38 2009 (Browse shelf) https://ezproxy.uttyler.edu/login?url=http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7591/j.ctt7z97t Available ocn726824200

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Cavemen in the progressive era : from savagery to industry -- Mapping civilization : race, industry, and climate in the American empire -- The other colonies : immigration, race conquest, and the survival of the unfit -- Cave girls and working women : the white man's world of race suicide -- Exploring the abyss and segregating savagery : abroad at home in the immigrant colony -- Dredging the abyss : babies, boys, and civilization -- Of jukes and immigrants : eugenics and the problem of race betterment -- Following the monkey : blond beasts and the rising tide of color in war and revolution -- Failing of art and science : the abyss in a new era.

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