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The Resource Fevered measures : public health and race at the Texas-Mexico border, 1848-1942, John Mckiernan-González

Fevered measures : public health and race at the Texas-Mexico border, 1848-1942, John Mckiernan-González

Label
Fevered measures : public health and race at the Texas-Mexico border, 1848-1942
Title
Fevered measures
Title remainder
public health and race at the Texas-Mexico border, 1848-1942
Statement of responsibility
John Mckiernan-González
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NcD/DLC
Dewey number
362.10972/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
RA446.5.M49
LC item number
M35 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Fevered measures : public health and race at the Texas-Mexico border, 1848-1942, John Mckiernan-González
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [363]-401) and index
Contents
From the U.S.-Mexican border to the Mexican-Texas epidemic : fevers, race, and the making of a medical border -- The promise of progress : quarantines and the medical fusion of race and nation, 1890-1895 -- The appearance of progress : Black labor, smallpox, and the body politics of transnational American citizenship, 1895 -- The power of progress : Laredo and the limits of quarantine, 1898-1903 -- Domestic tensions at an American crossroads : bordering on gender, labor, and typhus control, 1910-1920 -- Bodies of evidence : vaccination and the body politics of transnational Mexican citizenship, 1910-1920 -- Between border quarantine and the Texas-Mexico border : race, citizenship, and national identity, 1920-1940 -- Epilogue: moving between the border Quarantie and the Texas-Mexico borderlands
Control code
782252372
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 416 p.
Isbn
9780822352570
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012011600
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)782252372
Label
Fevered measures : public health and race at the Texas-Mexico border, 1848-1942, John Mckiernan-González
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [363]-401) and index
Contents
From the U.S.-Mexican border to the Mexican-Texas epidemic : fevers, race, and the making of a medical border -- The promise of progress : quarantines and the medical fusion of race and nation, 1890-1895 -- The appearance of progress : Black labor, smallpox, and the body politics of transnational American citizenship, 1895 -- The power of progress : Laredo and the limits of quarantine, 1898-1903 -- Domestic tensions at an American crossroads : bordering on gender, labor, and typhus control, 1910-1920 -- Bodies of evidence : vaccination and the body politics of transnational Mexican citizenship, 1910-1920 -- Between border quarantine and the Texas-Mexico border : race, citizenship, and national identity, 1920-1940 -- Epilogue: moving between the border Quarantie and the Texas-Mexico borderlands
Control code
782252372
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 416 p.
Isbn
9780822352570
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012011600
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)782252372

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