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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (3): 519–522.
Published: 01 June 2002
...Alice K. Dueker Susan Stefan. Unequal Rights: Discrimination against People with Mental Disabilities and the Americans with Disabilities Act. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association, 2001. 405 pp. $49.95 cloth. © 2002 by Duke University Press 2002...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1985) 10 (1): 7–32.
Published: 01 February 1985
...Karen J. Merrikin; Thomas D. Overcast Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 prohibits discrimination against the handicapped in any program receiving federal funds. With its implementing regulations, Section 504 may well apply to the selection of patients for medical treatments...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1997) 22 (6): 1385–1411.
Published: 01 December 1997
...Maxwell J. Mehlman; Melvyn R. Durchslag; Duncan Neuhauser Recent interpretations of laws prohibiting discrimination against persons with disabilities indicate that these laws will play a greater role in health care decision making than previously anticipated. This article employs lessons from other...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 749–770.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Mark A. Hall Abstract United States' courts have played a limited, yet key, role in shaping health equity in three areas of law: racial discrimination, disability discrimination, and constitutional rights. Executive and administrative action has been much more instrumental than judicial decisions...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 771–788.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Sara Rosenbaum; Sara Schmucker Abstract Enacted as part of the watershed Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title VI prohibits discrimination by federally assisted entities on the basis of race, color, or national origin. Indeed, the law is as broad as federal funding across the full range of programs...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2014) 39 (5): 971–988.
Published: 01 October 2014
... that wellness programs promote health and save money, here I approach them as legally sanctioned discrimination. What exactly wellness discrimination might look like in practice across many contexts is an open question, but there is good reason to be wary of the power of wellness to create and reproduce...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1998) 23 (1): 75–105.
Published: 01 February 1998
...David Barton Smith Large racial inequities in health care use continue to be reported, raising concerns about discrimination. Historically, the health system, with its professionally dominated, autonomous, voluntary organizational structure, has presented special challenges to civil rights efforts...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (3): 325–359.
Published: 01 June 2009
... and policy issues stretching from genome research to privacy and discrimination concerns to public education. The results of the study included the development of a participatory framework based on a combination of the theory of democratic deliberation and the community-based public health model which we...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (5): 945–980.
Published: 01 October 2006
...,” or discouraged from applying to aid by welfare's new requirements surrounding work and treatment. Second, they might be “weeded out,” or face discrimination in the application process because of concerns about the difficulty of moving them successfully from welfare to work. Third, they might be “bumped down...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (6): 977–1002.
Published: 01 December 2003
... of the participants, the desire for autonomy in making end-of-life decisions was a primary concern, yet fear that PAS legislation could violate this autonomy in various ways was a deep concern as well. Also reported were widespread accounts of disability-based discrimination and frequent expressions of fear about...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1994) 19 (3): 583–595.
Published: 01 June 1994
... requirements, demographic attributes, family cooperativeness, whether the patient had a behavior problem that impeded the discharge planning process, and whether there was a financial problem in arranging for the patient's discharge. The inescapable conclusion is that nursing homes discriminate on the basis...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2014) 39 (1): 239–246.
Published: 01 February 2014
... Academy of Pediatrics Bright Futures Project, and classification as a preventive service for women by the Institute of Medicine. There are valid arguments against the expansion of this technology, including inadequate national and state laws prohibiting genetic discrimination, informed consent limitations...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1980) 5 (1): 81–97.
Published: 01 February 1980
.... Examination of the historical context of the decision, however, suggests other factors that may have played a more important role than judicial precedents. The debate prompted by Hammer v. Dagenhart has much relevance to such current issues as young agricultural workers, sex discrimination in industry...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2023) 48 (2): 187–214.
Published: 01 April 2023
...: These findings suggest that devastating outcomes of the coronavirus pandemic were linked to a long history of racial marginalization and entrenched discrimination produced by structural inequalities embedded in our geographies. This knowledge should be used to inform public health planning. jtrounstine...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (4): 585–597.
Published: 01 August 2016
... disability law that has helped spur transformational changes in how Medicaid addresses community-based long-term care. Copyright © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 ADA disability Medicaid community integration discrimination From a legal perspective, all United States Supreme Court...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (4): 653–673.
Published: 01 August 2016
... LGB groups from interpersonal discrimination (in the context of hate crimes and employment discrimination), Hatzenbuehler, Keyes, and Deborah S. Hasin ( 2009 ) coded all fifty states in the United States for the presence of policies that confer protection to gays and lesbians—namely, hate crime...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (1): 43–66.
Published: 01 February 2019
... impact the process of policy creation? To address these questions, I first discuss the evolution of the AAFP's social policies over time, charting shifts in policies on discrimination, guns, gay marriage, and the environment. I identify a transition from broad, neutral statements to more explicitly...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2014) 39 (5): 1035–1066.
Published: 01 October 2014
... responsibility might not work. People with disabilities, however, constitute about 19 percent of the overall population, and many are already present in the workforce, just to a lesser degree than nondisabled people, reflecting a social history of discrimination (Brault 2012 ). Further, disabled workers...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1987) 12 (4): 609–664.
Published: 01 August 1987
... of after- tax income, if they The one exception was tax-free pension and profit- sharing plans. Since 1942 these had been subject to rules forbidding discrimination“ against lower-paid workers, but even these rules were relatively ineffective. What the Treasury wanted in 1978 was new...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1993) 18 (4): 871–879.
Published: 01 August 1993
... proposed would ameliorate-or perpetuate-current patterns of racial discrimination. Acknowledgingthe Obvious Smith’s contributions in these pages and elsewhere are so welcome, not because they contain novel insights but because he is nearly alone in his insistence that we acknowledge...