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The Resource Fit to be citizens? : public health and race in Los Angeles, 1879-1939, Natalia Molina, (electronic book)

Fit to be citizens? : public health and race in Los Angeles, 1879-1939, Natalia Molina, (electronic book)

Label
Fit to be citizens? : public health and race in Los Angeles, 1879-1939
Title
Fit to be citizens?
Title remainder
public health and race in Los Angeles, 1879-1939
Statement of responsibility
Natalia Molina
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Shows how science and public health shaped the meaning of race in the early twentieth century. Examining the experiences of Mexican, Japanese, and Chinese immigrants in Los Angeles, this book illustrates the ways health officials used complexly constructed concerns about public health to demean, diminish, discipline, and define racial groups
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Molina, Natalia
Dewey number
362.1/0979494
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
RA448.4
LC item number
.M65 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
Series statement
American crossroads
Series volume
20
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immigrants
  • Asian Americans
  • Mexican Americans
  • Public health
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
Label
Fit to be citizens? : public health and race in Los Angeles, 1879-1939, Natalia Molina, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-272) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Interlopers in the land of sunshine : Chinese disease carriers, launderers, and vegetable peddlers -- Caught between discourses of disease, health, and nation : public health attitudes toward Japanese and Mexican laborers in progressive-era Los Angeles -- Institutionalizing public health in ethnic Los Angeles in the 1920s -- "We can no longer ignore the problem of the Mexican" : depression-era public health policies in Los Angeles -- The fight for "health, morality, and decent living standards" : Mexican Americans and the struggle for public housing in 1930s Los Angeles -- Epilogue : genealogies of racial discourses and practices
Control code
ebr10178203
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 279 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780520246492
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Fit to be citizens? : public health and race in Los Angeles, 1879-1939, Natalia Molina, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-272) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Interlopers in the land of sunshine : Chinese disease carriers, launderers, and vegetable peddlers -- Caught between discourses of disease, health, and nation : public health attitudes toward Japanese and Mexican laborers in progressive-era Los Angeles -- Institutionalizing public health in ethnic Los Angeles in the 1920s -- "We can no longer ignore the problem of the Mexican" : depression-era public health policies in Los Angeles -- The fight for "health, morality, and decent living standards" : Mexican Americans and the struggle for public housing in 1930s Los Angeles -- Epilogue : genealogies of racial discourses and practices
Control code
ebr10178203
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiv, 279 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780520246492
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill., maps
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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