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Mama Might Be Better Off Dead

Mama Might Be Better Off Dead: The Failure of Health Care in Urban America
by Laurie Abraham

Title available in paperback?: Yes
Pages: 297


Description of book: "This book deals with a poor inner city black family and their negotiation of our health care system. It deals with diversity in the sense that we’re talking about the poor in urban settings who are African American."

Description by Cynthia D. Sofhauser, Faculty, Nursing, IU South Bend

Reviews/Articles/Publisher Information with more about the title:

University of Chicago Press. "Mama Might Be Better Off Dead." URL.

Johnson-McGrath, Julie. "Book Review." Journal of Urban Affairs. 20.1 (1998). Direct Link through EbscoHost (login required off-campus).

Last Reviewed: 03/2014