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Author Abel, Emily K.

Title Tuberculosis and the politics of exclusion : a history of public health and migration to Los Angeles / Emily K. Abel.

Published New Brunswick : Rutgers University Press, 2007.

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 UniM Bail  616.9 ABEL    AVAILABLE
Physical description x, 188 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Critical issues in health and medicine.
Critical issues in health and medicine.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 141-177) and index.
Contents Ch. 1. Pestilence in the Promised Land -- Ch. 2. Strategies of Exclusion -- Ch. 3. Creating a TUberculosis Program -- Ch. 4. "Outsiders" -- Ch. 5. Slashing Services in the Great Depression -- Chepter 6. Expelling Mexicans and Filipinos -- Ch. 7. "Agitation over the Migrant Issue" -- Ch. 8. Fighting TB in Black Los Angeles.
Subject Tuberculosis -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 19th century.
Tuberculosis -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century.
Immigrants -- Diseases -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 19th century.
Immigrants -- Diseases -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century.
Immigrants -- Medical care -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 19th century.
Immigrants -- Medical care -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century.
Discrimination in medical care -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 19th century.
Discrimination in medical care -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century.
Public health -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 19th century.
Public health -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 19th century.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 9780813541754 (cloth : alk. paper)
0813541751 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780813541761 (paperback: alk. paper)
081354176X (paperback: alk. paper)