Colonizing Leprosy: Imperialism and the Politics of Public Health in the United States / Edition 1

Colonizing Leprosy: Imperialism and the Politics of Public Health in the United States / Edition 1

by Michelle T. Moran
     
 

ISBN-10: 0807858390

ISBN-13: 9780807858394

Pub. Date: 09/10/2007

Publisher: The University of North Carolina Press

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Colonizing Leprosy: Imperialism and the Politics of Public Health in the United States

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807858394
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
09/10/2007
Series:
Studies in Social Medicine Series
Edition description:
1
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents


Acknowledgments     xi
Introduction     1
Protecting the National Body     17
Creating a Colonial Disease     47
Sacred Duties, Public Spaces     74
Institutionalizing American Leprosy     104
Leprosy and Citizenship     133
Negotiating an End to Segregation     172
Epilogue     204
Notes     211
Bibliography     257
Index     273

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