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Colonizing leprosy : imperialism and the politics of public health in the United States / Michelle T. Moran.

Author:
Moran, Michelle Therese, 1967- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2007.
Description:
xiii, 280 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Series:
Studies in social medicine. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-272) and index.
Contents:
1. Protecting the national body -- 2. Creating a colonial disease -- 3. Sacred duties, public spaces -- 4. Institutionalizing American leprosy -- 5. Leprosy and citizenship -- 6. Negotiating an end to segregation.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780807831458 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 080783145X (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 9780807858394 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0807858390 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN:
2007008206
OCLC:
85498805
RCP:
C - S