GENERAL . . .
HEALTH . . . GENETICS . . .
REPRODUCTIVE RIGHTS . . .
EUGENICS . . . HOLOCAUST . . .
SCIENTIFIC RACISM NOW . . .
ETHNIC STUDY & IDENTITY . . .
IN THE PROFESSIONS . . .
CYBERSPACE . . . ANTHROPOLOGY
. . . ENVIRONMENTAL RACISM
. . .PROFILING . . .
EXHIBITIONS AND WORLD FAIRS
G E N E R A L
"How science deals with the issue of race, and how scientificor
pseudoscientificideas about race circulate through society as a
whole." See also Marek Kohn's book, The Race Gallery: The Return
of Racial Science.
For the Study of Academic Racism
"The Institute for the Study of Academic Racism (ISAR) at Ferris State University is
a non-profit educational foundation that acts as a resource service for students, academics,
journalists, legislators and civil rights activists. ISAR monitors changing intellectual trends
in academic racism, biological determinism, and eugenics."
H E A L T H
on Minority Health
National Institute of Health's Office of Research on Minority Health website.
Health Care, and the Law
By Vernellia Randall of University of Dayton; includes annotated bibliographies.
Blood: The Troubled Legacy of the Tuskegee Syphilis Study
Includes the 1996 Final Report on Tuskegee, the presidential apology,
and an overview of the 1994 symposium, "Doing Bad in the Name of
G E N E T I C S
Genome Diversity Project
Official website. Note the "Proposed Model Ethical Protocol."
Genome Project Information
Addresses ethical issues; includes links, reports, statements, etc.
Minorities, Race, and Genomics
Part of the Human Genome Project Information Website.
Challenges and Impact of Human Genome Research for Communities of Colour
Proceedings from a conference presented by the National Educational Foundation
of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority.
Technology and Reproduction
Link to the Communities of Colour and Genetic Policy Project.
Council on Biocolonialism
Aims to aid Indigenous Peoples in the protection of their indigenous knowledge,culture,
human rights, and genetic resources from biotechnology.
Education for Native Americans
From the Native American Cancer Research Corporation Website. An overview
of The Genetic Education for Native Americans (GENA) Project.
The Genetic Archeology of Race
From The Atlantic Monthly, an article by Steve Olson about genetic research
and its implications for the study of history.
From the DNA Files, a creation of Sound Vision Productions. Annotated
bibliography of books and websites on the social, legal, and ethical implications
of genetic research.
R E P R O D U C T I V E R I G H T
Reproductive Health Forum
Sponsored by Harvard School of Public Health. Excellent.
Health and Rights in South Asia
Sponsored by Global Reproductive Health Forum; includes online journal
"Re/productions" and Reproductive Technology Watch.
of Color Web
From the Global Reproductive Health Forum. A website that provides acces
to writing by and about American women of color.
From the Global Reproductive Health Forum. Explores the ways in which
scientific and medical developments play a role in social reproduction.
Contains articles and links.
Sterilization of Native American Women: A Comprehensive Bibliography
Includes internet and printed resources.
E U G E N I C S
Discusses overpopulation in Africa. A "Eugenics Watch" section
tracks the activities, membership, and history of the American and British
eugenic societies; "The X Files" focuses on the intersections
of eugenics and overpopulation discourse.
"To conduct or aid in conducting study and research into the problems
of heredity and eugenics in the human race."
of American Eugenic Movement
Donal DNA Learning Centre's informative site about the American Eugenics
Movement. Includes primary source material from the Cold Spring Harbour
H O L O C A U S T
List of all major links to holocaust resources on the web.
Cybrary of the Holocaust
S C I E N T I F I C R
A C I S M N O W
Institute for the Study of Academic Racism
Lansing, Michigan. Contains links and bibliographies.
Tracks sites dedicated to racial hatred.
Explore the controversy stirred by Rushton's "scientific" work
on racial differences. Links to his book Race, Evolution, and Behavior
as well as to critical reviews. Brought to you by Upstream, dedicated
to "provoking" ideas.
Also by Upstream; focuses on questions of I.Q. sparked by the book The
Follows Philippe Rushton, Garrett Hardin, and others in stalking "multiculturalism,
feminism, homosexualism ..." as evil and obfuscatory language.
E T H N I C S T U D
I E S
Studies Web Page
Links, including Health.
Making Face, Making
Feminist site, includes bibliographies, cultural and academic resources.
of Native American Resources on the Internet
Hundreds of links; global scope. See "Science" (Agriculture,
Anthropology, Health, Technology, Genetic Engineering, and Environment)
Center for the
Study of Whiteness in American Culture: A Multiracial Organization
Includes reports, bibliography, workshops, conference proceedings; links
to articles and organizations. Excellent.
Related to eponymous journal on social construction of whiteness and politics
of "new abolitionism." Slogan: "Treason to whiteness is loyalty to humanity."
Site by Ron Eglash including links.
of the African Diaspora
A site by Scott Williams which exhibits the accomplishments of people
from Africa and the African Diaspora in mathematics.
I N T H E
P R O F E S S I O N S
Arts, and Medicine Database
Novels, films, etc. searchable by author's ethnicity.
Faces of Science: African Americans in the Sciences
Features profiles, statistics and bibliographies.
Bibliography - Science, Medicine, and Allied Fields
New York State Library, 1991. Includes a list of patent-holders.
Health Net's Black History Pages
A tribute to African Americans in medical sciences including recent articles.
Hispanic Leaders in Science and Technology
The National Atomic Museum's exhibit on the contributions of Hispanic
leaders in science and technology.
The Faces of Science: African American Science
Profiles African Americans who have contributed to advancements in science and
C Y B E R S P A C E
From Georgia Tech's web-based course; with links.
Pioneers of the Internet
A N T H R O P O L O G Y
Race, Genes, and Anthropology
Provides links and references for more information on this topic. From
Stanford University Libraries and Academic Information Resources.
American Anthropology Association's Statement on Race
From the AAA's website.
E N V I R O N M
E N T A L R A C I S M
Environmental Justice Resource Centre
at Clark Atlanta University
Has links to reports, articles, and news items.
and the Environment: Environmental Justice Links
Sponsored by the American Indian Heritage Foundation. Provides links
to other sites.
Racism/Environmental Justice Annotated Links
A site by Meg Henson Scales.
What is Environmental
Principles of Environmental Justice from the First National People of
Color Environmental Leadership Summit Held on October 24-27 1991.
P O L I C I N G
Race, Public Safety and DNA Identification
From the Center for the Study of Law, Science, and Technology at Arizona
State University. An article by David H. Kaye, Edward J. Imwinkelried,
and Michael E. Smith.
'First Order' Wisdom Meets 'Second Order' World
Report of Troy Duster's talk on race as a concept in science.
White Pill, Red Pill, Yellow Pill, Brown Pill: Pharmacogenomics and
the Changing Face of Medicine
By Phillis Griffin Epps.
E X H I B
I T I O N S A N D W O R L D F A I
Exhibit of American Negroes
Historical and archival reconstruction of the Exhibit of American Negroes
at the World's Fair in Paris in 1900. Created by Eugene F. Provenzo Jr.
Ph.D., University of Miami.
African Americans at World's Fairs and Exhibition
Directory of online resources about world's fairs and exhibitions between
1876 and 1916.
Africans, Darkies, and Negroes: Black Faces at the
Pan American Exposition of 1901, Buffalo NY
A short article about the Negro Exhibit in the Pan American Exposition
of 1901 and its predecessor in Paris. Website created by Uncrowned Queens:
African American Woman Community Builders of Western New York.
The Progress of a People
A Special presentation of the Daniel A.P. Murray Pamphley Collection.
A Library of Congress Website