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

October 2017 Eugenics Publications

Balkin, Sarah. “Monist Dramaturgy in Strinberg’s The Black Glove.” Modern Drama 60, no. 3 (Fall 2017): 251-77.

Baum, Emily. “Healthy Minds, Compliant Citizens: The Politics of ‘Mental Hygiene’ in Republican China, 1928-1937. Twentieth-Century China 42, no. 3 (October 2017): 215-33.

CFP Society for the Social History of Medicine Conference, University of Liverpool July 2018

This announcement was originally posted on H-Sci-Med-Tech.


Society for the Social History of Medicine Conference 2018

Conformity, Dialogue and Deviance in Health and Medicine

Liverpool, 11-13 July 2018

Hosted by The Centre for the Humanities and Social Sciences of Health, Medicine and Technology