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Radical History Review (2024) 2024 (149): 133–151.
Published: 01 May 2024
... Black women as risks to public health and white women’s virtue in the US-Mexico border town. carneyc@missouri.edu Copyright © 2024 by MARHO: The Radical Historians’ Organization, Inc. 2024 white slavery sexual policing sex work California military In this essay, I trouble...
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Radical History Review (2011) 2011 (110): 36–58.
Published: 01 May 2011
... and 1950s Mexico. I analyze the discourse of doctors and policy makers who worked at the Institute of National Nutrition (INN) and the Secretaría de Salubridad y Asistencia (Ministry of Public Health and Assistance; SSA). I explore the main programs through which powdered milk was distributed among...
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Radical History Review (2021) 2021 (140): 21–48.
Published: 01 May 2021
..., public health campaign material, and state-sponsored publications on Islamic interpretations of HIV/AIDS, this article examines the significance of AIDS in a region where reactions to the pandemic centered on the process of constructing a potential medical event. Citizens and noncitizen residents...
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Radical History Review (2021) 2021 (139): 13–36.
Published: 01 January 2021
... directions. Stephen Katz draws on poststructuralist theory, feminism, and theories of materiality and embodiment in his historically informed work in critical gerontology. Kavita Sivaramakrishnan’s research in global public health and South Asian history brought her to the study of physiological old age...
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Radical History Review (2011) 2011 (110): 178–191.
Published: 01 May 2011
... Food Revolution Web site claims, “This food revolution is about saving America’s health by changing the way you eat . . . it’s not just a TV show, it’s a movement for you, your family and your community.”2 Oliver directed attention to an issue the public finds extremely compelling — ­food...
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Radical History Review (2021) 2021 (139): 166–177.
Published: 01 January 2021
... as a catalyst for broader health reform. Drawing on the proposals, contracts, and reports that structured the clinic’s early operations, the article traces the clinic’s efforts to imagine new modes of care, even within the constraints of collaboration with bureaucratic public agencies. In so doing, the East Bay...
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Radical History Review (2024) 2024 (149): 200–217.
Published: 01 May 2024
... through a juridical-political form of power and instead recognize that power is diffused throughout an entire social structure and is embedded in everyday practices. 9 In this article, we show how NSW has problematized and regulated prostitution through apparatuses of public health, which we...
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Radical History Review (2006) 2006 (94): 22–37.
Published: 01 January 2006
... that required those coming into the United States to be in good physical health, to be of sound character, and to demonstrate they were unlikely to become public charges. The Immigration Act of 1917 added a head tax and literacy requirement to these existing regulations. Concern over the potential costs...
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Radical History Review (2001) 2001 (80): 76–100.
Published: 01 May 2001
... Tshabalala and George Dube claimed they could no longer carry out their work because of people’s hostility to the government. They reported that local Africans perceived the South African Department of Public Health’s (DPH) efforts to reduce mosquito larvae breeding...
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Radical History Review (2004) 2004 (90): 87–94.
Published: 01 October 2004
.... These studies offer careful explo- rations of the role of disease discourse in racial formation while simultaneously detailing the central role of race in the evolution of medical and public health insti- tutions. Though there are many obvious differences between...
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Radical History Review (2001) 2001 (80): 1–4.
Published: 01 May 2001
... this legacy by exploring a series of radical movements of health professionals in the United States, South Africa, and Mexico, efforts that tied the provision of public health services to larger movements for political and social justice. The articles in this issue...
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Radical History Review (2001) 2001 (80): 101–119.
Published: 01 May 2001
... In April 1923, Louis Dublin, statistician and public health researcher for Metropol- itan Life Insurance Company, published an article in the black journal Opportunity congratulating African Americans upon improving their health in a number of areas, including...
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Radical History Review (2001) 2001 (80): 51–75.
Published: 01 May 2001
... their role in the Joint Board of Sanitary Control (JBSC), the body charged with the sani- tary inspection of New York’s garment workplace, the union’s leadership requested the assistance of the United States Public Health Services (PHS). The union decided on the survey...
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Radical History Review (2021) 2021 (140): 165–174.
Published: 01 May 2021
... and communities of color in the United States today. Copyright © 2021 by MARHO: The Radical Historians’ Organization, Inc. 2021 HIV/AIDS criminalization public health carcerality Histories of HIV/AIDS criminalization, especially in the US context, often traverse geographical and cultural borders...
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Radical History Review (1999) 1999 (74): 140–161.
Published: 01 May 1999
... a black man might fear the police and that is why Rodney King felt he could not stop,” a white student observed in class on 28 April 1992-the day after the Simi Valley verdicts had been announced. His comment came in a class, “Race, American Medicine, and Public Health,” which I usually teach...
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Radical History Review (2009) 2009 (105): 139–144.
Published: 01 October 2009
... by developing country standards), and rural families have much greater access to basic public services such as electricity, roads, schools, health facilities, and safe water. Some of the gains are the direct result of the revolutionary government's priorities, which shifted infrastructure investment toward...
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Radical History Review (2001) 2001 (80): 35–50.
Published: 01 May 2001
... The constitution of 1917 made public health the responsibility of the federal state. The graduates from San Nicolás, who despite their federalist sentiments believed that Mexico’s progress required a strong central state, agreed with this idea...
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Radical History Review (2001) 2001 (80): 160–161.
Published: 01 May 2001
..., 1930–50. Claudia Marie Calhoon currently serves as program officer for the Medicine as a Profession Program at the Open Society Institute in New York City. In 2000, she completed her M.P.H. in the Program in the History of Medicine and Public Health...
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Radical History Review (2010) 2010 (108): 73–90.
Published: 01 October 2010
... in public health, urban plan- ning, workingmen’s insurance, immigration controls, cooperative farming, and rural reconstruction.11 The techniques used by Progressives varied according to context, but they shared a commitment to the authority of statistical social scientific methods and the deployment...
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Radical History Review (2003) 2003 (85): 265–271.
Published: 01 January 2003
..., NC: Duke University Press, 1999. Katherine Elaine Bliss, Compromised Positions: Prostitution, Public Health, and Gender Politics in Revolutionary Mexico City . University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2001. 2003 by MARHO: The Radical Historians' Organization, Inc. 2003 24...