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Black psychiatrists and American psychiatry

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Published by American Psychiatric Association in Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • African American psychiatrists -- Biography.,
    • African American psychiatrists -- History.,
    • Psychiatry -- United States.,
    • Psychiatry -- personal narratives.,
    • Blacks -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Jeanne Spurlock ; foreword by John Hope Franklin.
      GenreBiography., personal narratives.
      ContributionsSpurlock, Jeanne.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC438.5 .B63 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 228 p. :
      Number of Pages228
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL375056M
      ISBN 10089042411X
      LC Control Number98036902

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