Database: Eugenics in High School Biology Textbooks

TitleDateAuthor(s)PublisherTypeEugenics 0-5 Elements of Biology1907Hunter, George WilliamAmerican Book Company, New YorkPhylogenetic0 Applied Biology1911Bigelow, Maurice A; Bigelow, Anna NMacmillan, New YorkUnity of Life0 Essentials of Biology1911Hunter, George WilliamAmerican Book Company, New YorkPhylogenetic1 Domestication and selective breeding introduced at end of Zoology section. Elementary Biology: Plant, Animal, Human1912Peabody, James Edward; Hunt, Arthur EllsworthMacmillan, New YorkPhylogenetic0 A Civic…

The Accidental Advocate

The Revolution Will Be Animated by Marine Lormant Sebag. Historians, bloggers and critics can “reuse” bits of culture under “fair use.” But creative artists must secure the rights to any work they “sample.” Why is that? This is a question not so easily answered. The documentary linked above features Nina Paley, writer, animator and director…