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").


Recent Content

Re: Eugenics Publications in the first half of 2016

Kevles, Daniel J. “The History of Eugenics.” Issues in Science and Technology 32, no. 3 (Spring 2016): np. [Full text]

Palacios-González, César. “Mitochondrial replacement technique: egg donation, genealogy, and eugenics.” Monash Bioethics Review 34, no. 1 (March 2016): 37-51. [Full text]