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

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

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
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
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2006 D-939
  • WA 11 AC2
NLM item number
M722f 2006
Series statement
American crossroads
Series volume
20
Label
Fit to be citizens? : public health and race in Los Angeles, 1879-1939, Natalia Molina, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=198493
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 (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/cttt2k4s
Label
Fit to be citizens? : public health and race in Los Angeles, 1879-1939, Natalia Molina, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=198493
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 (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/cttt2k4s

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