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Short-term Travel Awards at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of American History: Travel Research in Equity Collections (TREC)
To encourage use of its equity-related collections, the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History offers 4 short-term travel awards for researchers to come to the Museum and use the Archives Center's 20,000 cubic feet of archival materials. Each recipient is awarded a lump sum of $1,500. to support 10 days of research in residence.
William B. Swett. Adventures of a Deaf-Mute and Other Short Pieces. Gallaudet Classics in Deaf Studies Series. Washington, DC: Gallaudet University Press, 2017. 128 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-56368-683-2.
Reviewed by Pauline Guerin (Independent Scholar) Published on H-Disability (July, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)
Jie Yang. Mental Health in China: Change, Tradition and Therapeutic Governance. Newark: Polity Press, 2017. 262 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5095-0296-7.
Reviewed by Shu Wan (University of Iowa) Published on H-Disability (July, 2018) Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison (University of Glasgow)
Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52757