The Resource Cultivating health : Los Angeles women and public health reform, Jennifer Lisa Koslow

Cultivating health : Los Angeles women and public health reform, Jennifer Lisa Koslow

Label
Cultivating health : Los Angeles women and public health reform
Title
Cultivating health
Title remainder
Los Angeles women and public health reform
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Lisa Koslow
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Cultivating Health, an interdisciplinary chronicle, details women's impact on remaking health policy, despite the absence of government support. Jennifer Lisa Koslow explores community nursing, housing reform, milk sanitation, childbirth, and the campaign against venereal disease in late nineteenth and early twentieth century Los Angeles. She demonstrates how women implemented health care reform and civic programs and highlights women's home health care, urban policy-changing accomplishments, and pays tribute to what would become the model for similar service-based systems in other Ame
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.1/04250979494
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA395.A4
LC item number
C2765 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Critical issues in health and medicine
Label
Cultivating health : Los Angeles women and public health reform, Jennifer Lisa Koslow
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Paid for by the public purse : public health nursing -- Public authority for a private program : housing reform -- Bovines, babies, and bacteriology : the problems of crafting milk reform -- Delivering the city's children: midwives and municipal maternity programs -- The challenge of constructing venereal disease programs
Control code
ocn593295662
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 204 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813548500
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jvdx4
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25635980
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)593295662
  • pebcs0813548500

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