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Examining Tuskegee - a book by Reverby, Susan M.

Examining Tuskegee

The Infamous Syphilis Study and Its Legacy

Examining Tuskegee( )
Author: Reverby, Susan M.
Series title:The John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture Ser.
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:University of North Carolina Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $30.00
Book Description:

The forty-year Tuskegee Syphilis Study, which took place in and around Tuskegee, Alabama, from the 1930s through the 1970s, has become a profound metaphor for medical racism, government malfeasance, and physician arrogance. Susan M. Reverby's Examining Tuskegee is a comprehensive analysis of the notorious study of untreated syphilis among African American men, who were told by U.S. Public Health Service doctors that they were being treated, not just watched, for their late-stage...
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Detailed Subjects: Medical / Ethics
Medical / Public Health
Medical / Infectious Diseases
History / African American
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.12 x 9.25 Inches

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