Kallikak family a study in the heredity of feeble-mindedness. by Goddard, Henry Herbert

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Paginationxv, 121 p.
Number of Pages121
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Published inThe Kallikak Family: A Study in the Heredity of Feeble-Mindedness was Goddard’s best-known book. “Controlling Heredity: The American Eugenics Crusade, ” provides an overview of the eugenics Kallikak family book in the United States and in Missouri.

The present study of the Kallikak family is a genuine story of real people. Kallikak family book The name is, of course, fictitious, as are all of the names throughout the story.

The results here presented come after two years of constant work, investigating the conditions of this family.2/5(1).

The Kallikak Family (back to outline) Although Goddard and his assistants studied more than families, the Kallikak Kallikak family book remains the most famous. The name "Kallikak" is actually a pseudonym Kallikak family book by Goddard from the Greek words Kallos (beauty) and Kakos (bad).

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Cited by: The Kallikak Family was, along with The Jukes, one of the most visible eugenic family narratives published in the early 20 th Century. Published in and authored by psychologist Henry Herbert Goddard, director of the psychological laboratory at the Vineland Training School for Feebleminded Children in Vineland, New Jersey, The Kallikak Family told the tale of a Cited by: 3.

According to psychology historian David Hothersall, Goddard discovered that the inferior branch of Martin Kallikak's family included "46 normal people, who were definitely feebleminded, 36 illegitimate births, 33 sexually immoral people, 3 epileptics, and 24 alcoholics.

These people were horse thieves, paupers, convicts, prostitutes. The Kallikak Family book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for /5. Then ina book about the family of which the Kallikaks were a part argued that Martin Kallikak Jr. was not the illegitimate son of Martin Sr., but a second cousin who happened to have the same name; the authors claim that Goddard's assistant Elizabeth Kite misnterpreted an ambiguous statement by Martin Jr.'s elderly granddaughter to mean.

Goddard, Henery Herbert, "The Kallikak Family: A Study of the Heredity of Feeble-Mindedness" (). This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on library shelves before it was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the world’s books discoverable online.

Of Kallikak's lineage through his offspring with the bar maid, Goddard found criminals, prostitutes, vagabonds: people of below normal intelligence. Goddard's conclusion, which he published in a widely-read book entitled The Kallikak Family, was that mental retardation is the root cause of many of our social problems, and that it is hereditary.

The science behind this book is rubbish, and it was used as the justification for a lot of evil by the eugenics movement.

Page Page 7. Page 3. Other editions - View all. The Kallikak Family: A Study in the Heredity of Feeble-Mindedness Henry Herbert Goddard Limited preview - The Kallikak Family; A Study in the Heredity of Feeble 2/5(1). American psychologist Henry Herbert Goddard published the book The Kallikak Family: A Study in the Heredity of Feeble-Mindedness in This book was highly influential in the eugenics movement, and used provocative photographs to further its theses.

The Kallikak Family is an example of family study. Undertaken by a number of eugenicists, family studies sought to. The grandfather belonging to the Kallikak family had the temperament and characteristics of that family, which, while they did not lead him into positive criminality of high degree, nevertheless did make him a bad man of a positive type, a drunkard, a.

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This book is available with additional data at Biodiversity Heritage Library. See also WorldCat (this item) plus-circle Add Review. : The Jukes was the first in a long series of degenerate “family” studies published well into the first quarter of the twentieth century, with manufactured family names such as Kallikak, Nam, Win, Hickory, and Hill Folk.

Dugdale’s study differed from most of the subsequent ones in that he believed the environment to be as important to the. The Jukes and Kallikaks “Studies” Posted on January 2, By Rachel MacNair. by John Cavanaugh-O’Keefe. Editor’s note: this is an excerpt from the book The Roots of Racism and Abortion: An Exploration of Eugenics, pp.

InRichard Dugdale published a study of a family whom he called the “Jukes” family. 98 THE KALLIKAK FAMILY On the outskirts of another New Jersey town, in a beautiful old homestead, inherited from his mother, lives a grandson of Frederick Kallikak, oldest son of Martin.

He is a courteous, scholarly man of the old school. The Kallikak Family: A Study in the Heredity of Feeble-Mindedness was a book by the American psychologist and eugenicist Henry work was an extended case study of Goddard's for. THE KALLIKAK FAMILY Download The Kallikak Family ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format.

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Free shipping for many products. Below are a selection of pictures from Henry H. Goddard's The Kallikak Family (New York: Macmillan Co., ), an important book in the history of eugenics which advocated the segregation of the "feeble-minded" in special institutions.

The details of the faces have been provided here in most cases, as a number of present-day authors have accused Goddard of. When Martin Kallikak, Sr. was a young soldier, he had a liaison with an "unnamed, feeble-minded tavern girl." This tryst resulted in the birth of an illegitimate son, Martin Kallikak, Jr.

The Kakos (bad) strain of the Kallikak family descended from this line. Later in his life, Martin Kallikak, Sr., married a Quaker woman from a good family. Read this book on Questia. The Kallikak Family: A Study in the Heredity of Feeble-Mindedness by Henry Herbert Goddard, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of The Kallikak Family: A Study in the Heredity of Feeble-Mindedness ().

The Kallikak Family was, along with The Jukes: A Study in Crime, Pauperism, Disease, and Heredity, one of the most visible eugenic family narratives published in the early 20th century. Published in and authored by psychologist Henry Herbert Goddard, director of the psychological laboratory at the Vineland Training School for Feebleminded Children in Cited by: 3.

The name Kallikak is a pseudonym used as a family name throughout a book by the American psychologist Henry H. Goddard. Goddard coined the name from the Greek words καλός (kallos) meaning beautiful and κακός (kakos) meaning book follows the genealogy of Martin Kallikak, Deborah’s great-great-great grandfather, a Revolutionary War.

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