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Author Reuter, Shelley Z. (Shelley Zipora), 1968- author.

Title Testing fate : Tay-Sachs disease and the right to be responsible / Shelley Z. Reuter
Published Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource
Series UPCC book collections on Project MUSE
Contents Diagnosing the genuine "Jewish type" : medical racialism and anti-immigration legislation in the United States -- Governing disease : cultivating the will to health in Jewish immigrants to the United Kingdom -- "Plainer than words can describe" : medical portraiture and the visualization of a Jewish disease -- The unethics of looking at disease/disability : online representations of Tay-Sachs -- The right to be responsible : agency and contemporary carrier screening
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on August 29, 2016)
Subject Human chromosome abnormalities -- Diagnosis -- History
Jews -- History.
Racism -- History.
Tay-Sachs disease -- Ethnology
Tay-Sachs disease -- History
Tay-Sachs disease.
Genetic Testing -- history.
Jews -- history.
Racism -- history.
Tay-Sachs Disease -- ethnology.
Tay-Sachs Disease -- history.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
Human chromosome abnormalities -- Diagnosis.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- History.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
Tay-Sachs disease.
United Kingdom.
United States.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2016007424
ISBN 1452951888
Other Titles Tay-Sachs disease and the right to be responsible