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Oral history interview with Ekbal Basith, 1991

Creator: Basith, Ekbal
Project: Northside Center for Child Development project.
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Phys. Desc. :Transcript: 33 pages Sound recording: 1 sound cassette
Location: Columbia Center for Oral History
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Biographical Note


Scope and Contents

Family, India; internship, Pakistan; immigration to United States, 1957; residency, St. Louis; M.D., child psychiatry, New York Medical College; research with Stella Chess, 1963-1965; involvement with League School, Brooklyn; reaction to segregation; psychiatrist, Northside Center [Northside]: recollections of Mamie Clark and staff, working atmosphere, classical family therapy, day school concept, adolescent and pre-teen girls' group, Northside representative at workshops and conferences, steering committee, changing problems in community; member, New York City AIDS Task Force.


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Copyright by the Northside Center for Child Development, Inc., 1991.

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