The Resource Community health centers : a movement and the people who made it happen, Bonnie Lefkowitz

Community health centers : a movement and the people who made it happen, Bonnie Lefkowitz

Label
Community health centers : a movement and the people who made it happen
Title
Community health centers
Title remainder
a movement and the people who made it happen
Statement of responsibility
Bonnie Lefkowitz
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
America has set ambitious goals for improving health, but they are doomed to failure unless we address persistent and in some cases widening disparities by income and race. This book tells the story of one groundbreaking approach that attacks the problem by focusing on the wellness of whole neighborhoods. Since their creation during the 1960s, community health centers have served the needs of the poor in the tenements of New York, the colonias of Texas, the working-class neighborhoods of Boston, and the dirt farms of the South. As products of the civil rights movement, the early centers provid
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.12
Index
index present
LC call number
RA445
LC item number
.L38 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Critical issues in health and medicine
Label
Community health centers : a movement and the people who made it happen, Bonnie Lefkowitz
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 151-162) and index
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  • net
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
  • ch. 4.
  • The South Carolina low country : a homegrown black power structure
  • ch 5.
  • New York : health care is a right
  • ch. 6.
  • The Rio Grande valley of Texas : steps from the third world
  • ch. 7.
  • The health center legacy
  • Notes
  • Interviews
  • Preface
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • ch. 1.
  • Heroes of community health
  • ch. 2.
  • Mississippi : where it all began
  • ch. 3.
  • Boston : the way democracy ought to work
Control code
ocn191678878
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 177 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813541310
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt19nj3wm
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b34404132
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)191678878
  • pebcs081354131X
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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