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Author Loyd, Jenna M., 1973-
Title Health rights are civil rights : peace and justice activism in Los Angeles, 1963-1978 / Jenna M. Loyd
Imprint Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2014]
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 人文社會聯圖  RA395.A3 L69 2014    AVAILABLE    30610020446969
Descript xv, 344 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-321) and index
Introduction: War, American exceptionalism, and the place of health activism -- Part I. Desegregating health, transforming health care -- Urban geopolitics and the fight for "equal justice in health care now" -- Watts, the War on Poverty, and the promise of community control -- Part II. Urban crisis -- Economic conversion, survival, and race in "Dodge City" -- Mothering underground : the home in women's welfare and peace organizing -- The war at home : forging interracial solidarities for peace and freedom -- Part III. Cold War body politics -- Population scares and antiviolence roots of reproductive justice -- Where is health? : the place of the clinic in social change -- "Property rights over human life" : taxes and austerity in the divided city -- Epilogue: The right to health meets the right to the city
Subject Health care reform -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century
Public health -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century
Social movements -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century
Social justice -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century
Urban poor -- Civil rights -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century
Human rights -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century
Social change -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century
Cold War -- Social aspects -- California -- Los Angeles -- History -- 20th century
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Social conditions -- 20th century
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Politics and government -- 20th century
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