For the Betterment of the Race: The Rise and Fall of the by S. Kühl

By S. Kühl

Racism, race hygiene, eugenics, and their histories have for a very long time been studied when it comes to person nations, no matter if genocidal ideology in Nazi Germany or clinical racial theories within the usa. As this examine demonstrates, in spite of the fact that, eugenic racial coverage and clinical racism alike had a strongly overseas size. ideas similar to a 'Racial Confederation of ecu Peoples' or a 'blonde internationalism' marked the pondering and the activities of many eugenicists, undergirding transnational networks that persist even at the present time. writer Stefan Kühl presents the following a ancient origin for this phenomenon, contextualizing the foreign eugenics circulation on the subject of nationwide Socialist race rules and displaying how intensively eugenicists labored to disseminate their ideals through the world.

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