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Author Lord, Alexandra M.

Title Condom nation : the U.S. government's sex education campaign from World War I to the Internet / Alexandra M. Lord.

Imprint Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    613.9071 LOR    Available
Description 224 p. : ill. ; cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents In bed with the Fed -- The people's war, 1918-1926 -- Battling the mad dog, 1927-1940 -- Lifting the shadow from the land, 1941-1945 -- A sense of false security, 1946-1959 -- Making love, not diseases and not babies, 1960-1980 -- Telling it like it is, 1981-1988 -- Abstinence makes the heart grow fonder, 1989-2008.
Subject United States. Public Health Service.
Sex Education -- history -- United States.
Contraception -- United States.
Government Programs -- history -- United States.
History, 20th Century -- United States.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases -- prevention & control -- United States.
United States Government Agencies -- history -- United States.
ISBN 9780801893803 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0801893801 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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