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Zoology 61: Teaching eugenics at WSU
Spring 2007

Eugenics was the dark side of our understanding of human evolution. American eugenicists were united by the idea that the human race was degenerating because inferior people were breeding more quickly than those who were "well born." Zoology 61, Genetics and Eugenics, was finally dropped from the course catalog at Washington State College in 1950.

Categories: Biological sciences, WSU history
Tags: Eugenics