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'Killed by its Mother': Infanticide in Providence County, Rhode Island, 1870 to 1938
This article analyzes infanticide based on the Coroners' Records for Providence County, Rhode Island, from the 1870s to 1938 to determine doctors' and coroners' attitudes toward mothers who killed.Expand
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eSGA: E. coli synthetic genetic array analysis
Physical and functional interactions define the molecular organization of the cell. Genetic interactions, or epistasis, tend to occur between gene products involved in parallel pathways orExpand
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Who Chooses?: American Reproductive History since 1830
In 1860, the American Medical Association launched a campaign to convince state legislatures to prohibit abortions. Until 1973's Roe v. Wade, abortion was often seen as a crime. "Who Chooses?"Expand
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A Novel zT Meter Based on the Porcupine Method and a Survey on the Size of the Snout Correction Needed for Various Thermoelectric Devices
Measurements of the dimensionless figure of merit of different thermoelectric devices are presented and discussed, as obtained with a prototype zT meter which is based on the porcupine method. TheExpand
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“Endeavoring to Carry On Their Work”: The National Debate Over Midwives and Its Impact in Rhode Island, 1890–1940
Abstract This article analyzes the national discourse over “the problem” of midwifery in medical literature and examines the impact of this dialogue on Rhode Island from 1890 to 1940. Doctors did notExpand
“It’s Been a Long Road to Acceptance”: Midwives in Rhode Island, 1970–2000
A resurgence of midwifery came to Rhode Island in the 1970s. Midwives acted as modern health care professionals to conserve a traditional woman-centered birth, but the battle was long and arduous,Expand
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