Please create a new list with a new name; move some items to a new or existing list; or delete some items. Start your free trial. Allow this favorite library to be seen by others Keep this favorite library private. However, she still was deemed a danger of transmitting mental defects to progeny and incapable of intelligent parenthood. Find a copy in the library Finding libraries that hold this item Linked Data More info about Linked Data. Unbeknownst to her, at the age of fourteen, she had already been sexually sterilized, by an Act of the Alberta government. Citations are based on reference standards.
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The surgeons and staff did not mention that she was being sterilized by having her fallopian tubes removed. Don’t have an account? Unbeknownst to her, at the age of fourteen, she had already been sexually sterilized, by an Act of kf Alberta government.
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Share this Rating Title: Your list has reached the maximum number of items. Leilani wishes her story to be made known so that what happened to her and many others may never happen in Canada again.
Sterilizatioh University, Department of Sociology. Edit Cast Credited cast: By the time the Act was repealed inthe lives of nearly 3, individuals were irreparably changed — Container.
The sterilization of Leilani Muir
Also, brief explanations of the theory of eugenics, IQ tests and their relation to eugenics, and a history of eugenics in Alberta and Germany are provided. Twenty-five years ago Leilani Muir was informed she would never be able to conceive a child.
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Full Cast and Crew. Inthe Alberta government, supported by some of society’s most prominent members, passed the Sterilization Act.