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The progressive era's health reform movement : a historical dictionary

Author: Ruth Clifford Engs
Publisher: Westport, CT : Praeger, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Religious, political, social, and health reform earmarked the Progressive Era. The era's health reform movement--like today's clean living movement--saw campaigns against alcohol, tobacco, drugs, and sexuality. It included crusades for exercise, vegetarian diets, and alternative health care and concerns about eugenics and new diseases. Covering the years leading up to the Progressive Era through the 1920s, this book  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Chronology
Dictionary
Electronic books
chronologies (lists)
dictionaries
Dictionaries
History
Chronologies
Dictionnaires
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Engs, Ruth C.
Progressive era's health reform movement.
Westport, CT : Praeger, ©2003
(DLC) 2002028759
(DNLM)101174044
(OCoLC)50292372
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth Clifford Engs
ISBN: 0313051852 9780313051852 0275979326 9780275979324
OCLC Number: 57482580
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 419 pages)
Contents: Preface; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; The Dictionary; Selected Chronology; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z.
Responsibility: Ruth Clifford Engs.

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Covering the years leading up to the Progressive Era through the 1920s, this book provides entries on the central figures, events, crusades, legislation, publications and terms of the health reform  Read more...

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