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The Resource Precarious prescriptions : contested histories of race and health in North America, Laurie B. Green, John Mckiernan-Gonzalez, and Martin Summers, editors

Precarious prescriptions : contested histories of race and health in North America, Laurie B. Green, John Mckiernan-Gonzalez, and Martin Summers, editors

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Precarious prescriptions : contested histories of race and health in North America
Title
Precarious prescriptions
Title remainder
contested histories of race and health in North America
Statement of responsibility
Laurie B. Green, John Mckiernan-Gonzalez, and Martin Summers, editors
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Green, Laurie B.
  • Mckiernan-González, John Raymond
  • Summers, Martin Anthony
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  • African Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Mexicans
  • Discrimination in medical care
Label
Precarious prescriptions : contested histories of race and health in North America, Laurie B. Green, John Mckiernan-Gonzalez, and Martin Summers, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Curing the nation with cacti : native healing and state building before the Texas revolution / Mark Allan Goldberg -- We were promised medicines : health and illness around the Salish Sea, 1853/1878 / Jennifer Seltz -- I studied and practiced medicine without molestation : African American doctors in the first years of freedom / Gretchen Long -- At the nation's edge : African American migrants and smallpox in the Mexican-American borderlands / John Mckiernan-Gonz{uC97A} -- Diagnosing the ailments of black citizenship : African American physicians and the dilemma of mental illness, 1895/1940 / Martin Summers -- An indispensable service : midwives and medical officials after new Mexico statehood / Lena Mcquade-Salzfass -- Professionalizing "local girls" : nursing and U.S. colonial rule in Hawai'i, 1920/1948 / Jean J. Kim -- Borders, laborers, and racialized medicalization : Mexican immigration and U.S. public health practices in the twentieth century / Natalia Molina -- A transformation for migrants : Mexican farmworkers and federal health reform during the New Deal era / Ver{uEA63}a Mart{uE97A}-Matsuda -- "Hunger in America" and the power of television : poor people, physicians, and the mass media in the war against poverty / Laurie B. Green -- Making crack babies : race discourse and the biologization of behavior / Jason E. Glenn -- Suffering and resistance, voice and agency : thoughts on history and the "Tuskegee" syphilis study / Susan M. Reverby
Control code
17813835
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxviii, 296 p.
Isbn
9780816690473
Lccn
2013028409
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Precarious prescriptions : contested histories of race and health in North America, Laurie B. Green, John Mckiernan-Gonzalez, and Martin Summers, editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Curing the nation with cacti : native healing and state building before the Texas revolution / Mark Allan Goldberg -- We were promised medicines : health and illness around the Salish Sea, 1853/1878 / Jennifer Seltz -- I studied and practiced medicine without molestation : African American doctors in the first years of freedom / Gretchen Long -- At the nation's edge : African American migrants and smallpox in the Mexican-American borderlands / John Mckiernan-Gonz{uC97A} -- Diagnosing the ailments of black citizenship : African American physicians and the dilemma of mental illness, 1895/1940 / Martin Summers -- An indispensable service : midwives and medical officials after new Mexico statehood / Lena Mcquade-Salzfass -- Professionalizing "local girls" : nursing and U.S. colonial rule in Hawai'i, 1920/1948 / Jean J. Kim -- Borders, laborers, and racialized medicalization : Mexican immigration and U.S. public health practices in the twentieth century / Natalia Molina -- A transformation for migrants : Mexican farmworkers and federal health reform during the New Deal era / Ver{uEA63}a Mart{uE97A}-Matsuda -- "Hunger in America" and the power of television : poor people, physicians, and the mass media in the war against poverty / Laurie B. Green -- Making crack babies : race discourse and the biologization of behavior / Jason E. Glenn -- Suffering and resistance, voice and agency : thoughts on history and the "Tuskegee" syphilis study / Susan M. Reverby
Control code
17813835
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxviii, 296 p.
Isbn
9780816690473
Lccn
2013028409
Other physical details
ill.

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