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The Forgotten History of Eugenics

By Alan Stoskopf

Stephen Selden, Inheriting Shame: The Story of Eugenics in America (New York: Teachers College Press, 1999).

Russell Jacoby and Naomi Glauberman, ed. The Bell Curve Debate: History, Documents, Opinions, (New York: Times Books, Random House, 1995), chapters 6-8.

Alan Stoskopf, et al, Confronting the Forgotten History of the American Eugenics Movement (forthcoming from Harvard/Facing History Project, Fall 1999).

Footnotes

1. Francis Galton, Inquiries into Human Faculty and its Development (London: Macmillan, 1883), frontispiece.

2. Steven Selden, "Conservative Ideology and Curriculum," Educational Theory 3 (Summer 1977), p. 218.

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