Eugenics in US History | Sarah Milov


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Sarah Milov is an assistant professor at the University of Virginia, where she teaches courses on modern US history. Her first book, The Cigarette: A Political History, will be published by Harvard University Press in the fall of 2019. Reading list: Daniel Kevles, In the Name of Eugenics: Genetics and the Uses of Human Heredity Alexandra Minna Stern, Eugenic Nation: Faults and Frontiers of Better Breeding in Modern America Sharon Leon, An Image of God: the Catholic Struggle with Eugenics Paul Lombardo, Three Generations, No Imbeciles: Eugenics, the Supreme Court, and Buck v. Bell James Whitman, Hitler's American Model: The United States and the Making of Nazi Race Law A Century of Eugenics in America: From the Indiana Experiment to the Human Genome Era, ed. Paul Lombardo More at

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