September 2017 Eugenics Publications

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The American Journal of Bioethics, 17, no. 9 (2017).  This issue contains a series of articles on race in medicine and the concept of postracial medicine.

Beckwith, Jonathan, et al. “Using Dialogues to Explore, Genetics, Ancestry, and Race.” The American Biology Teacher 79. No. 7 (September 2017): 525-37.

Cerro, Giovanni. “Giuseppe Sergi: The portrait of a positivist scientist.” Journal of Anthropological Sciences 95 (2017): 1-28. [Full text]

Christiansen, Andrew G. “Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s Herland and the Tradition of the Scientific Utopia.” Utopian Studies 28, no 2 (2017):

Conti, Adam. “Drawing the Line: Disability, Genetic Intervention, and Bioethics.” Laws 6, no. 3 (September 2017): np. [Full text]

Davis, Gayle, and Tracey Loughran. The Palgrave Book of Infertility. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2017.

Ellis, Jason. “Early Educational Exclusion: ‘Idiotic’ and ‘Imbecile’ Children, Their Families, and the Toronto Public School System, 1914-1950.” The Canadian Historical Review 98, no 3 (September 2017): 483-504.

Hofmann, Bjørn. “‘You are inferior!’ Revisiting the expressivist argument.” Bioethics 31, no. 7 (September 2017): 505-14.

Hollander, Amanda. “Liberty in the Age of Eugenics: Non-Normative Bodies in Fabian Socialist Children’s Fiction.” In The Embodied Child: Readings in Children’s Literature and Culture, edited by Roxanne Hart and Lydia Kokkola. New York: Routledge, 2017.

Ifekwunigwe, Jayne O., et al. “A Qualitative Analysis of How Anthropologists Interpret the Race Construct.” American Anthropologist 119, no. 3 (September 2017): 422-34.

Jarrín, Alvaro. The Biopolitics of Beauty: Cosmetic Citizenship and Affective Capital in Brazil. Oakland: University of California Press, 2017.

Reader, Simon. The Ethics of Choosing Children. New York: Palgrave, 2017.

Rodríguez-Alcázar, Javier. “Political Minimalism and Social Debates: The Case of Human Enhancement Technologies.” Journal of Bioethical Inquiry 14, no. 3 (September 2017): 347-57.

Sánchez Delgado, Marcelo. “Salvador Allende, esterilización de alienados, y debate eugénico chileno.” Revista Izquierdas 35 (September 2017): 260-86. [Full text]

Waggoner, Jess. “‘My Most Humiliating Jim Crow Experience’: Afro-Modernist Critiques of Eugenics and Medical Segregation.” Modernism/modernity 24, no. 3 (September 2017): np.

Waggoner, Miranda. The Zero Trimester: Pre-Pregnancy Care and the Politics of Reproductive Risk. Oakland: The University of California Press, 2017.


Bhan, Ashima, et al. “Bioethical Concerns of CRISPR: A Genome Editing Technology.” Global Bioethics Enquiry: The Scholarly Publication of the UNESCO Chair in Bioethics 5, no. 2 (September 2017): 68-72. [Full text]

Boulter, Michael. Bloomsbury Scientists: Science and Art in the Wake of Darwin. London: UCL Press, 2017.

de Miguel Beriain, Iñigo. “Legal issues regarding gene editing at the beginning of life: an EU perspective.” Regenerative Medicine 12, no. 6 (September 2017): 669-79.

Fiorito, Luca, and Cosma Orsi. “‘Survival Value and a Robust, Practical, Joyless Individualism’: Thomas Nixon Carver, Social Justice, and Eugenics.” History of Political Economy 49, no. 3 (September 2017): 469-95.

Perspectives on Science 25, no 5 (September-October 2017): Special Issue on Populations of Cognition – Practices of Inquiry into Populations in Latin America.

Romanovskii, G.B. “Constitutional Status of Citizens in the Context of Genomic Medicine.” Juridical Sciences 37, no. 3 (2017): 260-71. [Full text]

Rosental, Paul-André. “Le legs de l’eugénisme en régime démocratique.” Médicine/Sciences 33, nos. 8-9 (August-September 2017): 791-76.

Sohasky, Kate E. “The Biologische Versuchsanstalt in Transnational Perspective: The Cold Spring Harbor Connection.” In Vivarium: Experimental, Quantitative, and Theoretical Biology at Vienna’s Biologische Versuchsanstalt, edited by Gerd B. Müller. Cambridge: The MIT Press, 2017.

Verzolla, Beatriz Lopes Porto, and André Mota. “Representations of the medical-eugenic discourse about progeny: Mendelist eugenics in the doctoral theses of the Medicine and Surgery College of São Paulo [Faculdade de Medicina e Cirurgia de São Paulo] in the 1920s.” Saúde e Sociedade 26, no. 3 (July-September 2017): 612-25. [Full text in Portuguese]