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

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

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
Genre
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
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Molina, Natalia
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
American crossroads
Series volume
20
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immigrants
  • Asian Americans
  • Mexican Americans
  • Public health
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • HISTORY
  • Asian Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Mexican Americans
  • Public health
  • Race relations
  • California
  • Sociale gezondheidszorg
  • Immigranten
  • Rassenverhoudingen
  • Public Health
  • Asian Americans
  • Emigration and Immigration
  • History, 19th Century
  • History, 20th Century
  • Mexican Americans
  • Race Relations
  • Los Angeles
Label
Fit to be citizens? : public health and race in Los Angeles, 1879-1939, Natalia Molina
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 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
ocn166267037
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 279 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429481830
Lccn
2005016385
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt2k4s
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)166267037
Label
Fit to be citizens? : public health and race in Los Angeles, 1879-1939, Natalia Molina
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 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
ocn166267037
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 279 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781429481830
Lccn
2005016385
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt2k4s
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)166267037

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