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Bad Blood: The Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment, New and Expanded Edition

 
 
 
 
Bad Blood: The Tuskegee Syphilis Experiment, New and Expanded Edition
Author: James H. Jones
ISBN 13: 9780029166765
ISBN 10: 29166764
Edition: Revised
Publisher: Free Press
Publication Date: 1993-01-15
Format: Paperback
Pages: 336
List Price: $17.95
 
 

Revised edition features a chapter on the legacy of the Tuskegee experiments in the age of AIDS.

Biography

James H. Jones is associate professor of history at the University of Houston. He lives in Houston, Texas. He received his Ph.D. in history from Indiana University and has held a Kennedy Fellowship in Bioethics at Harvard University, served as a senior research fellow at the Kennedy Institute of Ethics at Georgetown University, and recently held senior fellowships from both the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Rockefeller Foundation. He published the first edition of Bad Blood in 1981 to critical acclaim. It was a Main Selection of the History Book Club and a New York Times Best Books of 1981 and has inspired a play, a PBS Nova special, and a motion picture.