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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1990) 15 (4): 797–814.
Published: 01 August 1990
... fragmented. Despite the almost mercurial changes in the system, data from national studies show that access to care is a major problem affecting all childbearing women. This paper describes the three groups of women who require comprehensive maternity care, their insurance coverage, and the gaps for each...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1999) 24 (3): 531–565.
Published: 01 June 1999
... be performed. The FDA also lifted its 1977 ban on including women of childbearing potential in the early phases of drug studies. Analyzing these NIH and FDA policies according to a gender justice framework, I find that the NIH has moved significantly toward the institution of gender justice as it...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1990) 15 (1): 211–219.
Published: 01 February 1990
... University Press, 1987), 204 pp., $27.95. Cheryl D. Hayes, Risking the Future: Adolescent Sexuality, Pregnancy, and Childbearing (Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 1987), Volume I, 337 pp.; and Volume II, Sandra L. Hofferth and Cheryl D. Hayes, eds., Working Papers and Statistical Appendixes...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1999) 24 (3): 635–637.
Published: 01 June 1999
.... Berkeley: University of California Press, 1997. 254 pages. $45.00 cloth; $15.95 paper. As the research on adolescent childbearing demonstrates, poverty and bleak life expectations can make motherhood appear to be an appealing option. This compelling ethnographic study offers a close-up view of the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1987) 12 (2): 375–376.
Published: 01 April 1987
... Risking the Future: Adolescent Sexuality, Pregnancy, and Childbearing. Edited by Cheryl D. Hayes. 337 pp. Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 1987. $21.95 Teenage Pregnancy in Industrialized Countries. By Elise F. Jones et al. 310 pp. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1987. $30.00...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2008) 33 (5): 1017–1019.
Published: 01 October 2008
.... McCrea. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2008. 233 pp. $49.50 cloth; $14.95 paper. Miscellaneous Destinies of the Disadvantaged: The Politics of Teenage Childbearing. Frank E. Furstenberg. New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 2007. 216 pp. $32.50 cloth. The Price of Independence: The...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1990) 15 (4): 959–961.
Published: 01 August 1990
... conducted health services research and policy analysis in many areas, with particular emphasis on vulnerable populations and child- bearing women and infants. She is codirector of the Women’s Institute for Childbearing Policy, a public interest group promoting maternity care reform. Her current work...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1999) 24 (3): 637–641.
Published: 01 June 1999
... (1994)—who speak directly to these issues. The failure to locate the study in a context of the relevant research on adolescent childbearing lends a tone of excited discovery to observations that have been well documented in the literature. Kaplan’s feminist methodology brings her closely into the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1989) 14 (3): 643–645.
Published: 01 June 1989
..., $14.95 paper. Toward a National Policy on Drug andAIDS Testing (BrookingsDialogues on Public Policy). Edited by Mathea Falco and Warren I. Cikins. 81 pp. Washington, DC: The Brookings Institution, 1989. $10.95. When Children Want Children: The Urban Crisis of Teenage Childbearing. By...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1989) 14 (3): 634–641.
Published: 01 June 1989
...Clare Dalton Judith Walzer Leavitt, Brought to Bed: Childbearing in America, 1750–1950 (New York: Oxford University Press, 1986). Deborah Sullivan and Rose Weitz, Labor Pains: Modern Midwives and Home Birth (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1988). Copyright © 1989 by Duke...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1991) 16 (3): 589–593.
Published: 01 June 1991
... in their role as childbearers. This spe- cial treatment of mothers is politically palatable but does not entitle women to health care in their own right. Such treatment is not only inequitable but also shortsighted as a means of improving health status for either adults or children...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1990) 15 (3): 686–689.
Published: 01 June 1990
..., 1990. $24.95. The Politics of Maternio Care: Services for Childbearing Women in Twentieth- Century Britain. Edited by Jo Garcia, Robert Kilpatrick, and Martin Richards. 346 pp. Oxford: Clarendon Paperbacks, 1990. $19.95. Purchasing Power in Health: Business, the State, and Health Care...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1990) 15 (2): 445–449.
Published: 01 April 1990
... teens, working adults, and the elderly. Chapter 14, “Race Differences in Teenage Sexuality, Pregnancy, and Adolescent Childbearing” by Frank Furstenburg, Jr. , Book Reviews 449 addresses the question of whether teenage childbearing is a problem...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1987) 12 (2): 366–368.
Published: 01 April 1987
... natural one. Childbearing also “needed to be singled out as an activity of proper concern to the state” (p. 34). These governmental concerns were manifested in the establishment of milk de- pots and outpatient clinics, and in the passage of legislation that regulated mid- wives (1902) and created...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1990) 15 (1): 235–237.
Published: 01 February 1990
... disabled women took on deeper levels of risk in their friendships: to ask for or refuse help, to admit confusion about what is the right thing to do, to reveal pain and limitation. A third example appears in a section on genetic screening, which will affect more and more women of childbearing age...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1990) 15 (2): 449–454.
Published: 01 April 1990
...: Basic Books. Stone , Deborah . 1980 . The Limits of Professional Power. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Book Reviews 449 addresses the question of whether teenage childbearing is a problem principally afflicting black youth...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2013) 38 (2): 345–371.
Published: 01 April 2013
... but also how we think about motherhood. I use the term anticipatory motherhood to refer to a framework that positions all women of childbearing age as “prepregnant” and exhorts them to minimize health risks to phantom fetuses and future pregnancies. This article shows that over the past...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2018) 43 (5): 877–895.
Published: 01 October 2018
...  Childbearing at older ages No  Smoking No  Income inequality No  Black-white health disparities Yes  Disposable income Yes  High-low education disparities Yes Our analysis of the General Social Survey †  Self-rated happiness is declining Yes  Living standard of respondent lower...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1990) 15 (2): 441–445.
Published: 01 April 1990
... away their childbearing capacity more generally. For adequate consideration and with the protection of legal counsel, a woman might, for example, contract that all children she shall bear shall be raised by another specified person; respect for her moral and economic autonomy would...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1988) 13 (2): 371–375.
Published: 01 April 1988
... staffed by residents. Frequently, the dialogue contained phy- sicians’ assumptions about their patients’ desires for future childbearing or pre- ferred methods of fertility control but no request for or expression of the patients’ own preferences in these areas. Nonmedical, moralistic, and value...