Black and Blue: The Origins and Consequences of Medical Racism

John Hoberman (Author)
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Product Details

Price
$35.94
Publisher
University of California Press
Publish Date
April 03, 2012
Pages
293
Dimensions
6.0 X 9.0 X 0.9 inches | 0.95 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780520274013

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About the Author

John Hoberman is a social and medical historian at the University of Texas at Austin, and the author of Darwin's Athletes: How Sport Has Damaged Black America, The Olympic Crisis: Sport, Politics, and the Moral Order, and Sport and Political Ideology.

Reviews

"[Those] who have an interest in the intersection of race and health should be introduced to Hoberman's comprehensive work on this thorny and important subject."--Annelle B. Primm & Ezra E.H. Griffith"American Journal of Psychiatry" (05/01/2013)
"[An] eye-opening work. . . . It is a pioneering, systematic study of racial issues in medicine/health care. . . . Highly recommended."-- (12/01/2012)
"The book comes at a perfect time. . . . Black & Blue goes where previous studies have not. . . . An unapologetic and systematic analysis."-- (12/09/2012)
"Black and Blue should be required reading for medical students and physicians. It is a passionate read."-- (03/14/2013)