Tag: Eugenics

Heredity, Genealogy, and Popular Knowledge: An Interview with Carl Zimmer

davidgerstle , August 7th, 2018


For three decades, Carl Zimmer has researched and written on both professional and popular understandings of science and technology for readers of Discover and The New York Times,…


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Justice, Science, and Pedagogy by Myrna Perez Sheldon

Myrna Perez Sheldon , December 15th, 2017


As we consider the role of justice in pedagogy and scholarship, I want to ask a simple but difficult question: What is our ethical task? Do we desire…


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Teaching Disability Studies in the Era of Trump by Pamela Block

Pamela Block , August 23rd, 2017


In spring semester of 2017 we (Pam Block and Michele Friedner) co-taught the graduate course “Conceptual Foundations of Disability Studies.” Though the readings were the same as in…


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