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J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (1-2): 97–120.
Published: 01 April 2005
... and cultural immobilism and attempts to lay bare the tensions at play in seizing (or not) opportunities for structural change. In particular, we attempt to delineate what constitutes real change in this policy arena (big reforms versus the accumulation of many small policy movements) and to understand...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1995) 20 (3): 820–823.
Published: 01 June 1995
...John M. Strate James M. Hoefler with Brian E. Kamote. Deathright: Culture, Medicine, Politics, and the Right to Die . Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1994. 291 pp. $55.00 cloth, $16.95 paper. Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 820 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (1): 130–132.
Published: 01 February 2002
...Allan Horwitz Eric Caplan. Mind Games: American Culture and the Birth of Psychotherapy. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998. 242 pp. $35.00 cloth. © 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Books: Review Symposium on Vulnerable Populations...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1990) 15 (1): 129–143.
Published: 01 February 1990
... within the context of American political culture. It sketches out some of the distinctive dynamics in the American policymaking process. Those dynamics help explain the problems we face, the programs we have pursued, and the alternatives we have forgone. The same political process which shaped past...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2004) 29 (1): 147–153.
Published: 01 February 2004
...David Barnard Robert A. Burt. Death Is That Man Taking Names: Intersections of American Medicine, Law, and Culture. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2002. 221 pp. $29.95 cloth. © 2004 by Duke University Press 2004 Burt, Robert A. 1979 . Taking Care of Strangers: The Rule...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2000) 25 (4): 787–792.
Published: 01 August 2000
...Uta Gerhardt David B. Morris. Illness and Culture in the Postmodern Age . Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998. 345 pp. $27.50 cloth. © 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 Bruner, J. 1990 . Acts of Meaning . Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Gerhardt, U. 1989...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (4): 651–670.
Published: 01 August 1991
...Lawrence D. Brown This article explores the changing corporate culture of New York's Blue Cross and Blue Shield plan in its first fifty years. As the plan grew, corporate culture evolved over four sequential phases: the plan first had the character of an experiment, then that of a movement...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2004) 29 (4-5): 835–852.
Published: 01 October 2004
... of a Sovereign Profession and the Making of a Vast Industry . New York: Basic Books. Swidler, Ann. 1986 . Culture in Action: Symbols and Strategies. American Sociological Review 51 : 273 -286. Trubek, Louise. 1999 . Informing, Claiming,Contracting: Enforcement in the Managed Care Era. Annals...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1995) 20 (3): 653–687.
Published: 01 June 1995
...Karl Hinrichs The statutory health care scheme represents the most ambitious branch of the German social insurance system because it entails interpersonal redistribution on a large scale. The stability of this centerpiece of the German welfare state thus depends on a “culture of solidarity...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (3): 537–542.
Published: 01 June 2018
... reason for this relative success was the presence of many “embedded academics”—researchers who took leaves from universities to spend time working for the Obama administration or Congress. Embedded academics can help bridge the wide gap between the institutional cultures of the academy and of government...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1997) 22 (2): 533–556.
Published: 01 April 1997
... care plans, they have the same incentives as insurers to avoid patients who are expensively sick. The new cultural image of doctors as entrepreneurs masks their considerable loss of clinical autonomy under managed care. It also serves to persuade doctors to accept managed care arrangements...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1996) 21 (2): 347–366.
Published: 01 April 1996
...M. L. Tina Stevens This article explores the cultural politics of medicine and the law through a historical examination of the case of Karen Ann Quinlan. In viewing the Quinlan case as, in part, an unanticipated consequence of the 1968 redefinition of death, this article implicates the importance...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2004) 29 (4-5): 735–756.
Published: 01 October 2004
... to Care: Does It Matter? Journal of Health and Social Behavior 36 : 1 -10. Arnove, R. F., ed. 1982 . Philanthropy and Cultural Imperialism: The Foundations at Home and Abroad . Bloomington: Indiana University Press. Berlant, J. 1975 . Profession and Monopoly:A Study of Medicine in the United...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1988) 13 (3): 587–589.
Published: 01 June 1988
...Susan Gilson Miller Karen L. Pliskin, Silent Boundaries: Cultural Constraints on Sickness and Diagnosis of Iranians in Israel (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1987), 283 pp., $25.00. Copyright © 1988 by Duke University Press 1988 Book Reviews...
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Published: 01 June 2014
Figure 1 Number of Congresspersons in NPC Submitting Motions on Tobacco Control and the Number of Motions on Tobacco Control (2005–12) Source : Education, Science, Culture, and Public Health Committee of China National People's Congress 2005–12 More
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (3): 401–440.
Published: 01 June 2002
..., and monitor impacts of the changes. Our conceptual model identifies key determinants: (1) demand for safety comes from external factors: legal, market, and professional; (2)organizational responses depend on internal factors: group size, scope, and integration; leadership and governance; professional culture...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (5): 803–838.
Published: 01 October 2005
..., philanthropy, and Progressive Era reform with original analysis of a major nutrition education program sponsored by the Commonwealth Fund in the 1920s. Because the character of Popeye came to embody one of the nutritional norms advocated in the 1920s, I refer to the influence of culturally constructed social...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 995–1002.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Deborah Stone Abstract Donald Trump's rhetoric and leadership are destroying the “culture of community” necessary for progress on health equity. His one-line promises to provide “quality health care at a fraction of the cost” smack of neoliberal nostrums that shifted ever more costs onto patients...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (6): 1083–1096.
Published: 01 December 2016
... healthier communities, and communitarian rationales for prioritizing health—is as important to public health problem-solving as the prevention orientation. But it conflicts with the individualistic orientation that dominates American legal, cultural, and social discourse. This article suggests that public...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1994) 19 (4): 773–799.
Published: 01 August 1994
... the cultural dimensions of the problems at hand. Rather than inculcate an ethic and practice in which medicine focuses on the meaning of illness for a life, a cultural phenomenon, this form of positivism strengthens the tendency to reject meaning in favor of the causes and course of disease and the abstracted...