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The men and women we want : gender, race, and the progressive era literacy test debate / Jeanne D. Petit.

By: Petit, Jeanne D.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Gender and race in American history: Publisher: Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press, 2010Description: 1 online resource (xii, 201 pages) : illustrations.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781580467643; 1580467644.Subject(s): Progressivism (United States politics)Additional physical formats: Print version:: Men and women we want.DDC classification: 325.7309/41 LOC classification: LC151 | .P48 2010Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Breeders, workers, and mothers: the beginning of the literacy test debate -- Parents and progeny: the Dillingham Commission Report -- Muscle, miscegenation, and manhood: the literacy test at the height of the progressive era -- Practical aid and sympathetic understanding: Grace Abbott's alternative to the literacy test -- World War I and the literacy test -- The legacy of the progressive era literacy test debate.
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Breeders, workers, and mothers: the beginning of the literacy test debate -- Parents and progeny: the Dillingham Commission Report -- Muscle, miscegenation, and manhood: the literacy test at the height of the progressive era -- Practical aid and sympathetic understanding: Grace Abbott's alternative to the literacy test -- World War I and the literacy test -- The legacy of the progressive era literacy test debate.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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