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").


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What type of content would you like to see on H-Eugenics?

Dear active subscribers, casual visitors, and everyone in between.

Your humble editors of H-Eugenics -- Amy Carney, Kathleen Brian, and myself, Colm Lavery -- want to get you involved in determining the direction of the network. So we have created this poll to help us get some sort of consensus as to what you would like to see on the network. Please select up to three of the following choices.

Thank you for your participation and continued support for the network.


Discussion starters
100% (1 vote)
100% (1 vote)
Book/article reviews
100% (1 vote)
Teaching resources
0% (0 votes)
Conference and meeting advertising
0% (0 votes)
Community engagement/public history
0% (0 votes)
Total votes: 1