The ailing city
Diego Armus
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The ailing city

health, tuberculosis, and culture in Buenos Aires, 1870-1950

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This edition was published in by Duke University Press in Durham, NC.

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Cover of: Ailing City
Ailing City: Health, Tuberculosis, and Culture in Buenos Aires, 1870-1950
2011, Duke University Press
in English
Cover of: The ailing city
The ailing city: health, tuberculosis, and culture in Buenos Aires, 1870-1950
2011, Duke University Press
in English

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The ailing city

health, tuberculosis, and culture in Buenos Aires, 1870-1950

This edition was published in by Duke University Press in Durham, NC.


Table of Contents

People with tuberculosis looking for cures
From being sick to becoming a patient
Unruly and well-adjusted patients
The fight against tuberculosis and the culture of hygiene
The obsession with contagion
A disease of excesses
Immigration, race, and tuberculosis
A female disease
Forging the healthy body : physical education, soccer, childhood, and tuberculosis
Tuberculosis and regeneration : imagined cities, green spaces, and hygienic housing.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
614.5/42098211
Library of Congress
RA644.T7 A768 2011

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24839993M
ISBN 13
9780822349990, 9780822350125
LC Control Number
2011015529
Wikidata
Q57234250

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