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Guide for Ziv Eisenberg's seminars in Spring 2014, History of the Modern Body and Reproductive Health, Gender, and Power in the U.S.


Looking for sources on the history of the modern body and reproductive health?  Start here for a beginning look at the resources Yale has, and beyond. Click on the tabs above to find scholarly books, journal articles and other secondary texts, primary-source documents, and credible web sites about public health, including historical resources and information.

This 1966 film, Parent to Child about Sex, features sex education experts discussing this delicate topic. You can find other films at the Moving Image Archive.

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Melissa Grafe
John R. Bumstead Librarian for Medical History

Cushing/Whitney Medical Library

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