A History of Eugenics

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Alcorn, Randy. “ProLife Answers to ProChoice Arguments.” 3rd ed. Sisters: Multnomah, 2000.

Black, Edwin. “War Against the Weak: Eugenics and America’s Campaign to Create a Master Race.” New York: Four Walls Eight Windows, 2003.

Cavanaugh-O’Keefe, John. “Introduction to Eugenics.” January 1995. Eugenics Watch. 26 February 2006 .

“The Roots of Racism and Abortion: An Exploration of Eugenics.” Xlibris Corporation, 2000. Eugenics Watch. 6 February 2006 .

“Eugenics.” Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 28 February 2006. 6 February 2006 .

Galton, Francis. “Address on Eugenics.” Westminster Gazette 26 June 1908. Sir Francis Galton FRS. 10 February 2006. .

Grant, George. Grand Illusions: The Legacy of Planned Parenthood. 4th ed. Nashville: Cumberland House, 2000.

Green, Tanya L. “The Negro Project: Margaret Sanger’s Eugenic Plan for Black Americans.” Concern Women for America. 1 May 2001. 2 March 2006 .

“Griswold v. Connecticut.” Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 10 February 2006. 28 February 2006

Hall, Randy. “Abortion Causing ‘Black Genocide,’ Activists Say.” Cybercast News Service 7 February 2005. 6 February 2006 .

Hunt, John. “Perfecting Humankind: A Comparison of Progressive and Nazi Views on Eugenics, Sterilization, and Abortion.” Life and Learning VIII: Proceedings of the Eighth University Faculty for Life Conference. Ed. Joseph W. Koterski, S.J. Washington, D.C.: University Faculty for Life, 1998.

“The Abortion and Eugenics Policies of Nazi Germany.” Research Bulletin 16.1 (2001). Association for Interdisciplinary Research in Value and Social Change. Lifeissues.net. 6 February 2006. .

Jones, Rachel K., Jacqueline E. Darroch, and Stanley K. Henshaw. “Patterns in the Socioeconomic Characteristics of Women Obtaining Abortions in 2000-2001.” Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health 34.5 (2002). The Alan Guttmacher Institute. 2 March 2006 .

Messall, Rebecca. “The Long Road of Eugenics: From Rockefeller to Roe v. Wade.” The Human Life Review Fall 2004. The Human Life Foundation Inc.

The Choice Nazi: American Terrorist. Denton: Life Dynamics Incorporated.

“The Declaration of Independence.” Fact Monster. Pearson Education. 2 March 2006.

“The Statue of Liberty Poem.” Fact Monster. Pearson Education. 2 March 2006.

“Thomas Malthus.” Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. 26 Feb 2006. 13 February 2006.

“Who was Margaret Sanger?” Abort73. Loxafamosity Ministries. 28 February 2006

Will, George F. “Eugenics By Abortion.” Washington Post 14 April 2005. 6 February 2006.