The Healthiest City: Milwaukee and the Politics of Health Reform

The Healthiest City: Milwaukee and the Politics of Health Reform

by Judith Walzer Leavitt
     
 

ISBN-10: 0691082987

ISBN-13: 9780691082981

Pub. Date: 05/21/1982

Publisher: Princeton University Press

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The Description for this book, The Healthiest City: Milwaukee and the Politics of Health Reform, will be forthcoming.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780691082981
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
05/21/1982
Pages:
296

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
List of Tables
Preface
Acknowledgments
Abbreviations
Introduction3
1Milwaukee: The City and Its Health Problems10
2The City Health Department42
3The Politics of Health Reform: Smallpox76
4The Politics of Health Reform: Garbage122
5The Politics of Health Reform: Milk156
6The Volunteers190
7The Healthiest City214
8The Process of Change240
Chronological Outline of Public Health History in Milwaukee265
Essay on the Sources275
Index281

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