The healthiest city : Milwaukee and the politics of health reform

Leavitt, Judith Walzer

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  • Creator Judith Walzer Leavitt
  • Format Books
  • Publication Madison, WI : The University of Wisconsin Press, [1996] ©1996
  • Physical Details
    • xxiii, 294 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • ISBNs 9780299151645, 0299151646
  • OCLC ocm34191741

Notes

  • Originally published: Princeton : Princeton University Press, 1982.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Introduction -- 1. Milwaukee: The city and its health problems -- 2. The city health department -- 3. The politics of health reform: smallpox -- 4. The politics of health reform: garbage -- 5. The politics of health reform: milk -- 6. The volunteers -- 7. The healthiest city -- 8. The process of change -- Chronological outline of public health history in Milwaukee -- Essay on the sources -- Index
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