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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2001) 26 (6): 1261–1290.
Published: 01 December 2001
...Shama Gamkhar; Shao-Chee Sim Are the federal Alcohol and Drug Abuse (ADA) block grant funds substituting for or supplementing state and local government spending on substance abuse?Using panel data on state and local government substance abuse programs, this study explores the fiscal effects of the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1985) 10 (2): 407–410.
Published: 01 April 1985
...Steven Rathgeb Smith Barbara J. Nelson, Making an Issue of Child Abuse (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1984), 169 pp., $17.50 Copyright © 1985 by Duke University Press 1985 Book Reviews 407 The lessons in which Berry is...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1996) 21 (4): 751–768.
Published: 01 August 1996
... on the intended services or use budgetary strategies to appear to be in compliance with maintenance-of-effort provisions but then reallocate block grant funds from the targeted program. We studied the effect of the Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Mental Health block grant program on state substance abuse...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1997) 22 (3): 897–906.
Published: 01 June 1997
... . Equality in America. Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Walzer , Michael . 1983 . Spheres of Justice. New York: Basic Books. Commentary State Health Policy Analysis: On the Abuse of Metaphor and the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1987) 12 (3): 537–550.
Published: 01 June 1987
... psychosurgery for a wide variety of reasons. In some cases psychosurgery was administered to ease staffing problems, for experimental purposes, or simply out of sheer curiosity. Often the consent of patients or relatives was not obtained. This egregious abuse of psychiatric authority contributed to the critical...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1988) 13 (4): 705–721.
Published: 01 August 1988
...Nancy M. P. King; Wanda M. Hunter; Desmond K. Runyan Concerned about the possible detrimental impact of the investigative process and court proceedings on child victims of sexual abuse, many child advocates have proposed extensive evidentiary and procedural revisions of the court process. As part...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1994) 19 (1): 227–232.
Published: 01 February 1994
...David Mechanic Copyright © 1994 by Duke University Press 1994 David Mechanic Rutgers University The initial Clinton health care reform proposal for the mental health/ substance abuse (MHISA...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1994) 19 (2): 335–360.
Published: 01 April 1994
...Jean Reith Schroedel; Paul Peretz In this paper we argue the value to policy research of taking a feminist perspective on policy issues. We show the development of fetal abuse as a policy issue and how the often unconscious patriarchal stance taken by those participating in the debate has led to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1979) 4 (1): 87–108.
Published: 01 February 1979
...James Christopher Anthony The Controlled Substances Act (CSA) is the prevailing “drug abuse” control statute in the United States. Its manifest objective is to prevent or reduce drug use's “substantial and detrimental effect on the health and general welfare of the American people.” Evaluating...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2003) 28 (2-3): 341–354.
Published: 01 June 2003
... consumer choice. Purchasers have subsidized inefficient insurance designs in order to exploit tax and regulatory loopholes and to retain an image of corporate paternalism. America's health care system suffers from the public abuse of private interests and the private abuse of the public interest. © 2003...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2015) 40 (4): 797–819.
Published: 01 August 2015
... substance abuse disorders. The prevalence of these disorders is high, and these individuals often suffer from comorbid chronic medical and social conditions. This article examines the extent to which the nation's fourteen thousand specialty substance abuse treatment (SAT) organizations, which have a daily...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1990) 15 (2): 357–385.
Published: 01 April 1990
...William E. McAuliffe As we enter the 1990s drug abuse has once again become a major health concern, and for the first time the drug treatment field has had to address many of the policy, regulation, and planning issues resulting from cost inflation that have become commonplace in other parts of the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1995) 20 (3): 795–802.
Published: 01 June 1995
... Review Essay Commentaries on the Uses and Abuses of Genetic Knowledge Ruth Hubbard and Elijah Wald. €xploding the Gene Myth: How Genetic Information Is Produced and Manipulated by Scientists, Physicians, Employers, Insurance Companies, Educators, and Law Enforcers. Boston: Beacon Press...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1987) 12 (1): 53–76.
Published: 01 February 1987
...Nelda McCall; Thomas Rice; Arden Hall This paper examines the effects of state regulations on the quality of insurance policies sold to Medicare beneficiaries and on the amount of sales abuse reported in the sale of such policies. State regulations regarding such policies relate to policy content...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2000) 25 (4): 623–652.
Published: 01 August 2000
... attention is being focused on the individual characteristics of participants themselves,particularly specific diagnoses that might reduce employability. This article focuses on substance abuse and mental health problems among single mothers and examines their relationship to welfare receipt. We analyze data...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2005) 30 (5): 839–868.
Published: 01 October 2005
...Rogan Kersh; James A. Morone Health care politics are changing. They increasingly focus not on avowedly public projects (such as building the health care infrastructure) but on regulating private behavior. Examples include tobacco, obesity, abortion, drug abuse, the right to die, and even a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2002) 27 (5): 731–772.
Published: 01 October 2002
... levels of public support for the notion of employer obligation involving medical care, long-term care, and the treatment of substance abuse. Our evidence suggests that lessons about the performance of institutions in each of these policy domains represent the most important effect of existing policy on...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1976) 1 (3): 338–354.
Published: 01 June 1976
... abuse has been viewed as one of “bad users” rather than “bad substances.” This regard of alcoholism has helped exonerate the majority of drinkers and the alcohol industry from responsibility. However, mounting epidemiological evidence demonstrates that a primary factor in rates of diseases such as...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1997) 22 (4): 937–992.
Published: 01 August 1997
... community-based reforms is much lower for medical care than for other social needs, including some health-related concerns such as long-term care and the treatment of substance abuse. Statistical analyses suggest several possible explanations for the lower support for community-based medical care. The...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1997) 22 (4): 993–1020.
Published: 01 August 1997
..., between public health campaigns and drug wars. I begin by locating morality within traditional paradigms of American politics (which are designed to overlook the issue); I then suggest how moral stigmas are constructed; show how they are deployed in debates over public health issues, such as alcohol abuse...