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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Adding links to our network page

Hi everyone,

Every H-net page has a tab where we can post relevant links. Here is our tab: If you know of any links to exhibits, archives, libraries, or anything that might be of use for teaching or researching eugenics, please e-mail me the URL at either or