||Friedrich von Bodelschwingh, Lecture in Lübeck on Questions Relating to Eugenics (1929)
In this 1929 lecture, Protestant theologian and public health advocate Friedrich von Bodelschwingh....
||Hans Harmsen, "Contemporary Questions of Eugenics" (1931)
Hans Harmsen (1899-1989), a physician known for advocating eugenics, examined the issue of public welfare from the perspective of racial hygiene. This 1931 speech was the opening address at a conference....
||Lex Zwickau (1924) and Responses to It (January 1932)
In 1923, Gustav Boeters (1869-1942), a medical officer in Zwickau, revealed that he and other surgeons had been sterilizing the mentally handicapped without their consent. Seeking legal sanction....