4 edition of Black psychiatrists and American psychiatry found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Jeanne Spurlock ; foreword by John Hope Franklin.|
|Genre||Biography., personal narratives.|
|LC Classifications||RC438.5 .B63 1999|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvii, 228 p. :|
|Number of Pages||228|
|LC Control Number||98036902|
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Washington, DC: American Psychiatric Association, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Jeanne Spurlock.
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