Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

Vídeos sobre la Sífilis

Bad Blood: The Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment, New and Expanded EditionBad Blood: The Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment, New and Expanded EditionFrom 1932 to 1972, the United States Public Health Service conducted a non-therapeutic experiment involving over 400 black male sharecroppers infected... Read More >
Examining Tuskegee: The Infamous Syphilis Study and Its Legacy (The John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture)Examining Tuskegee: The Infamous Syphilis Study and Its Legacy (The John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture)The forty-year Tuskegee Syphilis Study, which took place in and around Tuskegee, Alabama, from the 1930s through the 1970s, has become a profound meta... Read More >
Sex, Sin, and Science: A History of Syphilis in America (Healing Society: Disease, Medicine, and History)Sex, Sin, and Science: A History of Syphilis in America (Healing Society: Disease, Medicine, and History)

Social and cultural factors, as well as medical ones, help to shape the way we understand and react to diseases. In the case of a disease associat... Read More >

The Columbian Exchange: Biological and Cultural Consequences of 1492 (Contributions in American Studies #2)The Columbian Exchange: Biological and Cultural Consequences of 1492 (Contributions in American Studies #2)

The best thing about this book is its overarching thesis, the concept of a Columbian exchange. This provocative device permits Crosby to shape a lo... Read More >

Pox: Genius, Madness, And The Mysteries Of SyphilisPox: Genius, Madness, And The Mysteries Of SyphilisFrom Beethoven to Oscar Wilde, from Van Gogh to Hitler, Deborah Hayden throws new light on the effects of syphilis on the lives and works of seminal f... Read More >
The Suppressed Memoirs of Mabel Dodge Luhan: Sex, Syphilis, and Psychoanalysis in the Making of Modern American CultureThe Suppressed Memoirs of Mabel Dodge Luhan: Sex, Syphilis, and Psychoanalysis in the Making of Modern American Culture

Internationally known as a writer, hostess, and patron of the arts of the twentieth century, Mabel Dodge Luhan (1879-1962) is not known for her exp... Read More >

The History of SyphilisThe History of Syphilis

From its appearance in Europe at the end of the fifteenth century until its cure with the discovery of penicillin, syphilis has inspired wildly var... Read More >

The Tuskegee Syphilis StudyThe Tuskegee Syphilis StudyIn 1932, the U.S. Public Health

Service recruited 623 African

American men from Macon County, Alabama, for a study of "the effects of untreated ... Read More >

Syphilis (Deadly Diseases and Epidemics)Syphilis (Deadly Diseases and Epidemics)Experts in the field of microbiology tell the great detective stories of how some of the world's best-known deadly disease-causing microbes were first... Read More >