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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2016) 41 (1): 41–71.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Daniel Skinner Abstract This article examines an important but largely overlooked dimension of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), namely, its significance for Native American health care. The author maintains that reading the ACA against the politics of Native American health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2008) 33 (3): 497–523.
Published: 01 June 2008
...Lawrence D. Brown; M. Katherine Kraft Native American youth suffer disproportionately from a range of adverse health conditions. Empowering youth leaders to work on community-based solutions has proved effective in reducing tobacco use and gun violence and is now emerging as a promising approach to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1995) 20 (2): 391–398.
Published: 01 April 1995
..., unraveling an extensive private welfare system. The resulting economic disquiet is reviving an old American nativism that flamed into full view in the 1994 elections. Health care reform failure in the 103d Congress has enormous con- sequences. We are all used to quoting Skocpol: Policies shape...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2018) 43 (4): 683–706.
Published: 01 August 2018
... diffused conflicts about American identity, have for the first time become divided by ideology, by race, and by immigration status. As a result, racialism and nativism may be more difficult to contain, for the parties now amplify questions of national identity. Health policy debate has become connected to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2018) 43 (5): 877–895.
Published: 01 October 2018
... health and antipoverty programs. This deemphasis results not only in weaker socioeconomic support but also in rising medical costs, which are consuming an increasingly larger share of Americans' declining disposable income. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 immigration socioeconomic...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1989) 14 (2): 431–433.
Published: 01 April 1989
... and American eld- ers, the book promises matched essays on social policy, long-term care, the chron- ically mentally ill, rural aging, veterans, native elders, and even cross-national intergenerational families-a smorgasbord with an item for every taste. Indeed, the topical essays contain a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2006) 31 (2): 356–374.
Published: 01 April 2006
... that workers should not risk burning to death in factories without fire escapes or that fixing the situation was legitimate state turf. Conversely, not all brutalities are explainable by fear of and loathing for sinful others. The abuses Ameri- can settlers visited on Native Americans reflected...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2004) 29 (4-5): 575–620.
Published: 01 October 2004
... 2004 Précis of Paul Starr’s The Social Transformation of American Medicine Editor’s Note: The following is a presentation of selected passages from The Social Transformation of American Medicine (original page numbers enclosed in parentheses) in tandem with the names of the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2007) 32 (6): 1053–1061.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Sidney D. Watson Jonathan Engel. Poor People's Medicine: Medicaid and American Charity Care since 1965 . Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2006. 318 pp. $22.95 paper. Ronald J. Angel, Laura Lein, and Jane Henrici. Poor Families in America's Health Care Crisis . New York: Cambridge...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2000) 25 (3): 593–594.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Mary-Jo DelVecchio Good Deborah Kuhn McGregor. From Midwives to Medicine: The Birth of American Gynecology . New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press,1998. 272 pp. $55.00 cloth; $23.00 paper. © 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 JHPPL 25.3-05.BkRevs (565-612) 5/12/00 11:59 AM Page...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2000) 25 (3): 601–604.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Lynn M. Morgan Adele E. Clarke. Disciplining Reproduction: Modernity, American Life Sciences, and the Problems of Sex . Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998. 438 pp. $45.00 cloth. © 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 JHPPL 25.3-05.BkRevs (565-612) 5/12/00 11:59 AM Page 565...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1999) 24 (2): 335–355.
Published: 01 April 1999
...John D. Wilkerson; David Carrell We examine contributions by the American Medical Association's political action committee (AMPAC) to candidates for seats in the U.S. House of Representatives during two electoral cycles (1989–1990 and 1991–1992). In contrast to earlier studies, we do not find any...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2002) 27 (5): 873–876.
Published: 01 October 2002
... American Indian and Alaska Native elderly. Part 6, “Socio- religious Groups,” offers four chapters on aging in the Mormon, Amish, Jewish, and Arab American communities. In part 7, “Elderly of European Origin,” the four chapters explore the experiences of Polish, Irish, Italian, and Greek elders in the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2004) 29 (4-5): 757–780.
Published: 01 October 2004
... . Philadelphia:University of Pennsylvania Press. Bender, Thomas. 1986 . Wholes and Parts: The Need for Synthesis in American History. Journal of American History 73 : 120 -136. ———. 1987 . Wholes and Parts:Continuing the Conversation. Journal of American History 74 : 123 -130. ———. 1994 . “Venturesome and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1989) 14 (2): 341–365.
Published: 01 April 1989
...Christopher Potter; Janet Porter This article explores five strong beliefs, or myths, held by Americans about the British National Health Service: (1) the NHS is socialized medicine; (2) widespread rationing occurs; (3) NHS patients have to face long waiting times; (4) the NHS does not offer free...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1987) 12 (4): 741–809.
Published: 01 August 1987
... formulation process. Copyright © 1987 by Duke University Press 1987 Small Area Analysis: A Review and Analysis of the North American Literature Pamela Paul-Shaheen, Michigan Department of Public Health, Jane Deane Clark, Michigan Hospital Association, and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1998) 23 (1): 35–51.
Published: 01 February 1998
...Lawrence D. Brown American health care reformers, who often look to other nations for models of desirable health systems, are often surprised nowadays by cross-national infatuation with health policy innovations minted in the United States. American innovations appeal to policy makers abroad as...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2018) 43 (1): 19–67.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Jacqueline Chattopadhyay Abstract Social Security and Medicare enjoy strong political coalitions within the mass public because middle-class Americans believe they derive benefits from these programs and stand alongside lower-income beneficiaries in defending them from erosion. By pooling data from...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2010) 35 (1): 5–28.
Published: 01 February 2010
..., indicating that about 3 – 5 million native-born citizens enrolled in Medicaid could have problems documenting their citizenship. The elderly, African Americans, less educated individuals, and rural residents were less likely to have the necessary documents (Ku, Ross, and Broaddus 2006...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1992) 17 (1): 119–142.
Published: 01 February 1992
...Barry G. Rabe Hazardous waste management poses increasing problems for Canadian provinces and American states, given the vast quantities and types of wastes generated and the virtual inability to open new storage, treatment, or disposal facilities. The Canadian experience is very similar to the...