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").
Hanasaki, Setsu. “Tackling the idea of eugenics through applied theatre praxes in Japan.” Research in Drama Education: The Journal of Applied Theatre and Performance 22, no. 4 (2017): 510-14. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/13569783.2017.1366260
Connor, J.H.T. “The ‘Human Subject,’ ‘Vulnerable Populations,’ and Medical History: The Problem of Presentism and the Discourse in Bioethics.” Canadian Bulletin of Medical History 34, no. 2 (Fall 2017): 496-520. http://www.utpjournals.press/doi/abs/10.3138/cbmh.34.2.175-25022016
This announcement was originally posted on H-Sci-Med-Tech.
The 12-month fellowship is intended for advanced Ph.D. students working toward the completion of the dissertation. The caliber of the project, and evidence that the project will be completed in a timely manner, are the two most important criteria for selection. The selection committee will also take into consideration the need to be at the APS Library and other research institutions in the Philadelphia area. Applicants may be U.S. citizens or foreign nationals.