Psychiatry and racial liberalism in Harlem, 1936-1968 / Dennis A. Doyle.

Author
Doyle, Dennis A. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press, 2016.
Description
viii, 260 pages ; 24 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Form/​Genre
History
Series
Rochester studies in medical history. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 232-252) and index.
Contents
Before racial liberalism : depression-era Harlem and psychiatry, 1935 -- Everyone's children : psychiatry and racial liberalism in Justine Wise Polier's courtroom, 1935-41 -- Psychiatry goes to school : child guidance and the prevention of juvenile delinquency, 1940-42 -- Psychiatry for Harlem : wartime activism and the black community's mental health needs, 1942-45 -- The quiet one : racial representation in popular media and psychiatric literature, 1942-53 -- Psychiatry comes to Harlem Hospital : community psychiatry, aftercare, and Columbia University, 1947-62 -- The limits of racial liberalism : Harlem Hospital and the black community, 1963-68.
ISBN
  • 9781580464925 ((hardcover ; : alk. paper))
  • 1580464920 ((hardcover ; : alk. paper))
LCCN
2016022864
OCLC
949986498
Other standard number
  • 99969185591
RCP
C - S