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Contents List of Illustrations 000 Acknowledgments 000 Introduction 000 1. Interlopers in the Land of Sunshine: Chinese Disease Carriers, Launderers, and Vegetable Peddlers 000 2. Caught Between between Discourses of Disease, Health, and Nation: Public Health Attitudes toward Japanese and Mexican Laborers in Progressive-Era Los Angeles 000 3. Institutionalizing Public Health in Ethnic Los Angeles in the 1920s 000 4. "We Can No Longer Ignore the Problem of the Mexican": Depression-era Era Public Health Policies in Los Angeles 000 5. The Fight for "Health, Morality, and Decent Living Standards": Mexican Americans and the Struggle for Public Housing in 1930s Los Angeles 000 Epilogue: Genealogies of Racial Discourses and Practices 000 Notes 000 Bibliography 000 Index 000
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Immigrants -- Health and hygiene -- California -- Los Angeles -- History.
Asian Americans -- Health and hygiene -- California -- Los Angeles -- History.
Mexican Americans -- Health and hygiene -- California -- Los Angeles -- History.
Public health -- California -- Los Angeles -- History.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Race relations -- History.