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  1. Sterilisation and sexuality in the mentally handicapped.

    Article, Communication - En anglais

    Symposium of the Association of European Psychiatrists. Strasbourg, FRA, 1997/10/17.

    This article analyses the historical and psychosocial background of the sterilisation of mentally handicapped individuals in France and investigates the relationship between their sexuality and their sterilisation.

    Sterilisation of the mentally handicapped has been used as a method for controlling their sexual activity.

    The processes and situations leading to the sterilisation of the mentally handicapped are described and discussed.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Arriération mentale, Trouble psychiatrique, Sexualité, Stérilisation, France, Europe, Santé mentale, Ethique, Homme, Femelle, Déficience intellectuelle, Trouble développement

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Mental retardation, Mental disorder, Sexuality, Sterilization, France, Europe, Mental health, Ethics, Human, Female, Intellectual deficiency, Developmental disorder

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    Cote : 99-0126358

    Code Inist : 002B18H05B. Création : 16/11/1999.