Ewa Łuczak

dr hab. Ewa Łuczak

“The Making of Perfect Americans: Eugenics, Dr. John Harvey Kellogg, and Charlie Chaplin”

1. Readings: (suggested order)

  • Alexandra Minna Stern, Introduction. Eugenic Nation: Faults and Frontiers of Better Breeding in Modern America. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2015. [PDF]
  • Stephen Jay Gould, “The Hereditarian Theory of IQ.” The Mismeasure of Man. New York: Norton,1996, pp. 176-263. [PDF]
  • Lothrop Stoddard, The Revolt against Civilization. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1922, pp. 1-87. [PDF]
  • Michel Foucault, The Birth of Biopolitics: Lectures at the College de France, 1978-1979. New York: Palgrave, 2004, pp. 1-47. [PDF]

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