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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1995) 20 (4): 1001–1024.
Published: 01 August 1995
... the middle and late nineteenth century nearly everyone, professionals and laypeople alike, saw disease causality in terms of precise, invisible entities, and that prevention policies were as reductionist and narrow as the available technology would allow. My argument is based on a rereading of the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1981) 6 (3): 369–390.
Published: 01 June 1981
...Sylvia Tesh This article distinguishes three current theories that purport to account for the etiology of chronic diseases: a germ theory, a lifestyle theory and an environmental theory. Since each of these proposals about disease causality implies a different locus of responsibility for disease...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2010) 35 (6): 921–959.
Published: 01 December 2010
... increased government spending on research than those viewing an article with no causal language, while participants viewing an article on behavioral choices were more likely to attribute negative stereotypes to people with diabetes. Participants who viewed a photo of a black woman accompanying the article...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2011) 36 (6): 1061–1095.
Published: 01 December 2011
... cues about the causal impact of individual behaviors on health have large effects on expressed attitudes. Across all three experiments, a focus on individual behavioral causes of illness is associated with increased support for individual responsibility for health care costs and lower support for...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1981) 6 (2): 229–254.
Published: 01 April 1981
... strength enhances optometry's ability to achieve regulation, while interparty competition and state policy innovativeness are inversely related to the level of that profession's control. The causal analysis of state regulatory policy supports the argument that regulation is actively sought by...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2012) 37 (3): 405–437.
Published: 01 June 2012
... particularly important for low-income and fragile states, where health systems and governments tend to be weakest. Future research efforts should focus on determining the causal mechanisms that underlie the observed associations between health system performance and trust in government. © 2012 by Duke...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1986) 11 (1): 41–66.
Published: 01 February 1986
... importance, when assessing the impact of laws, of examining public events and administrative interventions which may have significant causal links with legal interventions. Copyright © 1986 by Duke University Press 1986 The Impact of Public Policy and Publicity on Admissions to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1994) 19 (2): 303–333.
Published: 01 April 1994
..., empowerment, community, identity, causality, accountability, responsibility, authority, and roles in community health promotion (those of expert, leader, and organizer). I compare post-modern social movements with their modern counterparts: the organizational forms, leadership styles, and substantive...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2013) 38 (5): 987–1021.
Published: 01 October 2013
.... Furthermore, it also draws out the tensions between alcohol as a source of livelihoods in a context of endemic unemployment and chronic poverty and alcohol as a causal factor in poverty, crime, violence, and social disintegration. In contrast to media coverage of alcohol policy in Europe and North America...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2014) 39 (6): 1213–1251.
Published: 01 December 2014
... variables not yet examined in the context of Medicaid policy, this study uses an innovative measure of state-level health care spending and carefully constructed dependent variables that lend credibility to causal interpretations of relationships. Copyright © 2014 by Duke University Press 2014 Medicaid...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1995) 20 (3): 719–737.
Published: 01 June 1995
... health policy. Another, and perhaps also causally related, development has been that health policyand most strikingly during postwar expansiontended to be formulated and implemented in its own policy sector, with few links to other parts of the welfare state. Important elements of the “profession state...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1988) 13 (1): 83–102.
Published: 01 February 1988
...Frank A. Sloan; Michael A. Morrisey; Joseph Valvona The number of hospitalized patients lacking an identifiable source of third-party payment has risen substantially in recent years. This study examines trends in the hospitalization of “self-pay” patients and investigates causal influences on the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1976) 1 (2): 151–172.
Published: 01 April 1976
... specialization of physician's services. The chronic inflation in medical expenditures and the explosive increases in Federal subsidization of medical care have led to questions concerning the efficacy of medical care for improving health status. There is a considerable lack of evidence for a causal relationship...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2017) 42 (5): 803–839.
Published: 01 October 2017
... underlying cause of health inequalities. However, even in the reports with the strongest attachment to this causal model, the authors stop well short of advocating the redistribution of power and resources that would likely be necessary to redress these inequalities. Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1981) 6 (3): 391–418.
Published: 01 June 1981
... this inflation–and nearly as many recommended policy approaches–the outlines of an effective cost containment program still elude us. Previous approaches to cost containment have tended to emphasize the mechanics of how hospital costs are incurred rather than seeking to explain the underlying causal...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2002) 27 (5): 731–772.
Published: 01 October 2002
... those earlier identified in the literature. We apply this general analytic framework to help explain variation in public attitudes toward private employer involvement in health care, explore possible causal pathways, and offer some preliminary empirical tests of these hypotheses. There are different...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 7530813.
Published: 12 April 2019
... seeds of its defense. Methods: This study used an individual-level panel design to estimate the causal effect of implementation on opinion and electoral outcomes for ACA beneficiaries during the first year of open enrollment. Findings: Individuals who enrolled in plans on the health insurance...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1988) 13 (3): 583–586.
Published: 01 June 1988
... pre- mature mortality are the result of imprudent lifestyles and are therefore amenable to prevention through government intervention. This particular perspective on health, which has gained legions of adherents among policymakers, is one of several theories of disease causality examined by...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1985) 10 (1): 33–80.
Published: 01 February 1985
... present tort doctrines of common law, and the reforms proposed for these doctrines, so as to examine whether and how the tort system can provide equitable compensation for victims of environmental carcinogens. 33 Scientific Concepts of Causality The rise and fall of explanation...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2000) 25 (5): 995–997.
Published: 01 October 2000
... attempting to discover trends and patterns that can highlight common points of causality in the successful (or unsuccessful) formulation of health policy across states. But the problem, as Carolyn Hughes Tuohy notes, is the tension between the common and the particular; the more theoretical accounts...