The guarded gate : : bigotry, eugenics, and the law that kept two generations of Jews, Italians, and other European immigrants out of America /

Title The guarded gate : : bigotry, eugenics, and the law that kept two generations of Jews, Italians, and other European immigrants out of America /
Names Okrent, Daniel.
Length 15 hours, 34 minutes
Book Number DBC19707
Title Status Download Only
Narrator Woodward, Judy.
Language English
Annotation Historical writer Daniel Okrent chronicles the turn of the century when white supremacist policy makers joined forces with pseudo-scientists to promote Eugenics. Our nations leaders fanned wide spread anti-immigration sentiment throughout the country foreshadowing current developments in our world. Adult. Unrated.
Medium Digital Books
Audience Notes Female narrator. NLS/BPH
Local Subject Unrated - UNRAT
Downloadable books
Nonfiction
Talking books
Politics & Government - 320
Social sciences - 300
Law - Labor, social, education, cultural - 344
Law & Legal Issues - 340
LC Subject Eugenics - Law and legislation - United States - History
Sterilization (Birth control) - Law and legislation - United States - History
United States - Emigration and immigration - History
Emigration and immigration law - United States - History
Discrimination in medical care - Law and legislation - United States - History
Human reproduction - Law and legislation - United States - History
NonFiction
Call Number 344.73048 ANF
Released 2020
Publication Info St. Paul : Minnesota State Services for the Blind, Communication Center, 2020.
Original Publication Recorded from: First Scribner hardcover edition. New York : Scribner, 2019. 9781476798035 1476798036
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