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The Resource Teeth : the story of beauty, inequality, and the struggle for oral health in America, Mary Otto

Teeth : the story of beauty, inequality, and the struggle for oral health in America, Mary Otto

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Teeth : the story of beauty, inequality, and the struggle for oral health in America
Title
Teeth
Title remainder
the story of beauty, inequality, and the struggle for oral health in America
Statement of responsibility
Mary Otto
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Teeth takes readers on a disturbing journey into America's silent epidemic of oral disease, exposing the hidden connections between tooth decay and stunted job prospects, low educational achievement, social mobility, and the troubling state of our public health
Summary
Takes readers on a disturbing journey into the role teeth play in our health and our social mobility. Muckraking and paradigm-shifting, Teeth exposes for the first time the extent and meaning of our oral health crisis
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
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10556571
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Otto, Mary,
Dewey number
617.600973
Index
index present
LC call number
RK58.5
LC item number
.O88 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Dental care
  • Dental care, Cost of
  • Dental hygiene
  • Dental economics
  • Dental Care
  • Healthcare Disparities
  • Tooth Diseases
  • Dental Care
  • Poverty
  • Health Policy
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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the story of beauty, inequality, and the struggle for oral health in America
Label
Teeth : the story of beauty, inequality, and the struggle for oral health in America, Mary Otto
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Publication
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Part I. Bad teeth -- Beauty -- Suffering -- Emergencies -- The world beneath our noses -- Part II. The dental art -- The birth of American dentistry -- Separate lives -- Adventurers and auxiliaries -- The system -- Color lines -- Part III. A sentinel event -- Deamonte's world -- Riding into the epidemic -- Sons and daughters of Chapin Harris
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20899965
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 291 pages
Isbn
9781620971444
Lccn
2016041484
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn958458166
Label
Teeth : the story of beauty, inequality, and the struggle for oral health in America, Mary Otto
Publication
Copyright
Note
Part I. Bad teeth -- Beauty -- Suffering -- Emergencies -- The world beneath our noses -- Part II. The dental art -- The birth of American dentistry -- Separate lives -- Adventurers and auxiliaries -- The system -- Color lines -- Part III. A sentinel event -- Deamonte's world -- Riding into the epidemic -- Sons and daughters of Chapin Harris
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20899965
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 291 pages
Isbn
9781620971444
Lccn
2016041484
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn958458166

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