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The Resource The good doctors : the medical committee for human rights and the struggle for social justice in health care, John Dittmer

The good doctors : the medical committee for human rights and the struggle for social justice in health care, John Dittmer

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The good doctors : the medical committee for human rights and the struggle for social justice in health care
Title
The good doctors
Title remainder
the medical committee for human rights and the struggle for social justice in health care
Statement of responsibility
John Dittmer
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the story of the courageous doctors and nurses who fought pre-civil rights racial inequality through their services in hospitals, clinics, and on the streets, recounting how period medical professionals left their lives and private practices to march alongside and tend the wounds of demonstrators during the March on Selma, the 1968 Democratic National Convention, and other landmark episodes
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Writing style
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312123
Cataloging source
DLC
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1939-
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Dittmer, John
Dewey number
970
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Social medicine
  • Right to health care
  • Civil rights movements
  • African American physicians
Target audience
adult
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the medical committee for human rights and the struggle for social justice in health care
Label
The good doctors : the medical committee for human rights and the struggle for social justice in health care, John Dittmer
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-311) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 324 p.
Isbn
9781596915671
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2008042878
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o261343131
  • (OCoLC)261343131
Label
The good doctors : the medical committee for human rights and the struggle for social justice in health care, John Dittmer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-311) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 324 p.
Isbn
9781596915671
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2008042878
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o261343131
  • (OCoLC)261343131

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