Karl Pearson

Genetics Journal Reveals Dark Past

April 24, 2011 "Three generations of imbeciles is enough," thundered Supreme Court justice Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr., in the 1927 Buck vs. Bell court decision, legalizing forced sterilizations nationwide. ... A triumph of ...

UK: The Annals of Eugenics

In a 1926 article in American Anthropologist, E.A. Hooten reviewed the brand new journal Annals of Eugenics, a publication devoted to "racial problems" that "every anthropologist will welcome." By Martin Robbins ...