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Author Thomas, Karen Kruse, author

Title Health and humanity : a history of the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, 1935-1985 / Karen Kruse Thomas
Published Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2016
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Contents The southern roots of public health at Johns Hopkins -- School at war -- Postwar public health science -- The school and the city -- Rethinking the public health curriculum -- The postwar geopolitics of American public health -- Missionaries and mercenaries -- The social sciences, urban health, and the Great Society -- Surviving the seventies -- The environmental revolution in public health -- Chronic disease epidemiology -- Federal funding and its discontents -- Days of reckoning and renewal
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health -- History -- 20th century.
Johns Hopkins University. School of Hygiene and Public Health.
Schools of public health -- Maryland -- Baltimore -- History -- 20th century.
Schools, Public Health -- history.
Education, Public Health Professional -- history.
History, 20th Century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1421421097 (electronic bk.)
1421421097 (electronic)
9781421421094 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles History of the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, 1935-1985