The purpose of H-Eugenics is to provide a forum for the history of eugenics. This includes discussion of primary and secondary sources related to the history of eugenics; discussion or debate on specific aspects of the history of eugenics as they occur to list participants; ideas for books, articles, courses, or other scholarly projects on the history of eugenics; reviews of books and other scholarly literature related to the history of eugenics; and discussion of the relationship of 21st century biomedical procedures and genetic modification to eugenics ( i.e., "neo-eugenics").
Hall, David R., and Anton A van Niekerk. “Reproductive autonomy: A case study.” The South Africa Journal of Law and Bioethics 9, no. 2 (October 2016): 61-64. http://www.sajbl.org.za/index.php/sajbl/article/view/496/491 [Full text]
Zaret, Anna. “Editing Embryos: Considering Restrictions on Genetically Engineering Humans.” Hastings Law Journal 67, no. 6 (August 2016): 1805-39. http://www.hastingslawjournal.org/wp-content/uploads/Zaret-67.6.pdf [Full text]
Spagnuolo, Natalie. “Defining Dependency, Constructing Curability: The Deportation of ‘Feebleminded’ Patients from the Toronto Asylum, 1920-1925.” Social History 49, no. 98 (May 2016): 125-54. http://hssh.journals.yorku.ca/index.php/hssh/article/view/40468
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