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Popular in Hist 1379 - History Since 1877
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Exam 1 REVIEW 19th Century Cities Waste amp refuse people amp horses 0 Horse dung 0 Horse carcasses 0 Would get everywhere Via the Wind 0 No concept of cleanliness Dumbbell Tenement 1878 0 James Ware 0 Little light 0 Extensive waste dumped and left in shafts 0 Danger of fire made of wood x Cold tenants ignoring protocol to keep warm 0 Predominantly immigrants and the poor Immigration Ellis Island 0 Medical inspections x Inspections started immediately 0 Health officials would observe without the knowledge of the immigrant how they walked up a tall staircase lugging children and luggage to get to inspection x Inspections emphasized the class system 0 15t class was able to have a shorter inspection done in the comfort of their own cabins 0 Lower class were 0 Painful eye exams x Performed with nonmedical instruments Scientific Racism Extinction thesis Biological warfare o It was thought that inferior races would naturally go extinct Robert Koch Germ theory 1882 o Introduced the idea of germs 0 Scary little organisms too small to see that can attack and even kill you from inside you 0 Middle and Upper Class needed to protect America from germs Plessy v Ferguson o1892 Summary 0 Plessy argued to be able to not have to sit in the front car behind the engine 0 Plessy refused to move from the white and was arrested Ferguson argued for states rights 0 Court ruled in favor of Ferguson and Louisiana The Verdict Upheld Jim Crow Laws already in place Pellagra Caused by lack of meat in diet 0 Joseph Goldberger 0 Not germ related x Proved this by 0 eating capsules of stool blood and urine 0 Swabbing the mouth of someone with pellagra and then putting the swan in his mouth 0 He tested this on with his wife and assistant 3M s Molasses Meal amp Mush o What poor people ate that called pellegra 4D s dermatitis diarrhea dementia and death 0 Symptoms of pellagra Medical Professionalization American Medical Association 1847 Association of American Medical Colleges 1890 Johns Hopkins University 1890 0 Famous medical college Surgical Amphitheater NYC amp Penn 18031804 0 Not germ conscious 0 NO ANESETIA o Traumatic Joseph Lister 1865 sanitary surgery Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen 1895 X ray 0 Scary 0 Deadly Proressiyism Optimistic about the future of the country and the government Pessimistic about industrialization and urbanization Middle class men and women 0 Call for reform Social Gospel 0 People helped others as a social duty 0 People Americanized immigrants as a social duty Euenics Genetic personality traits 0 Examples Both parents are smart their child will be smart Both parents are idiots their child will be an idiot His father is a rapist he will be a rapist A committee of 3 would decide if someone were to be put into and asylum or not based on behavior and life of their parents Sterilization 0 People deemed idiots or put in an asylum were sterilized in an attempt to keep future idiots from being produced 0 Supported by the federal government
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