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J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (6): 1163–1178.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Ann Sakaguchi Jennifer Brower and Peter Chalk. The Global Threat of New and Reemerging Infectious Diseases: Reconciling US National Security and Public Health Policy . Santa Monica, CA: Rand, 2003. 140 pp. $20.00 paper. David Kaplow. Smallpox: The Fight to Eradicate a Global Scourge...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (6): 915–934.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Marco Liverani; Richard Coker In the past few decades there has been increased integration of communicable disease policies in Europe. The historical roots of this process date back to the mid-nineteenth century, when national authorities realized that the cross-boundary spread of diseases cannot...
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Published: 01 June 2021
Figure 1 Percentage of deaths from noncommunicable diseases in selected African countries. More
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (6): 1035–1077.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Stephen D. Sugarman This article offers a bold new idea for confronting the staggering level of death, injury, and disease caused by five consumer products: cigarettes, alcohol, guns, junk food, and motor vehicles. Business leaders try to frame these negative outcomes as “collateral damage...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (6): 1079–1082.
Published: 01 December 2009
...Beatrix Hoffman Amy L. Fairchild, Ronald Bayer, and James Colgrove. Searching Eyes: Privacy, the State, and Disease Surveillance in America. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2007. 342 + xxiv pp. $55.00 cloth, $24.95 paper. Duke University Press 2009...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (6): 1047–1053.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Sarah E. Gollust Anna Kirkland . Vaccine Court: The Law and Politics of Injury . New York : New York University Press , 2016 . 288 pp. $40.00 cloth. Meredith Wadman . The Vaccine Race: Science, Politics, and the Human Costs of Defeating Disease . New York : Viking...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2007) 32 (6): 1046–1051.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Howard A. Palley Constance A. Nathanson. Disease Prevention as Social Change: The State, Society, and Public Health in the United States, France, Great Britain, and Canada. New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 2007. 328 pp. $37.50 cloth. © 2007 by Duke University Press 2007...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2007) 32 (3): 548–550.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Graham Mooney Peter Baldwin. Disease and Democracy: The Industrialized World Faces AIDS. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 2005. 478 pp. $44.95 cloth; $29.95 paper. Duke University Press 2007 Baldwin, Peter. Contagion and the State in Europe, 1830-1930...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (4): 729–772.
Published: 01 August 2006
...Elizabeth M. Armstrong; Daniel P. Carpenter; Marie Hojnacki Diseases capture public attention in varied ways and to varying degrees. In this essay, we use a unique data set that we have collected about print and broadcast media attention to seven diseases across nineteen years in order to address...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1995) 20 (4): 1001–1024.
Published: 01 August 1995
...Sylvia N. Tesh Conventional public health wisdom holds that the end of the nineteenth century saw a dramatic change in beliefs about what causes disease, as early convictions about the importance of broad social factors gave way to a concentration on microorganisms. I argue, however, that in both...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1995) 20 (4): 1025–1031.
Published: 01 August 1995
...: Churchill. Commentary Finding a Function for Public Health: Disease Theory or Political Philosophy? Christopher Hamlin University of Notre Dame In her essay, “Miasma...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (4): 741–771.
Published: 01 August 1989
...Wendy E. Parmet The policy debate over AIDS has focused on how to balance the rights of individuals who have the disease against the rights of the public. This paper examines the nature of both sets of rights by analyzing the development of public health law and its dominant visions today...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1990) 15 (2): 341–355.
Published: 01 April 1990
...Daniel M. Fox HIV infection is now perceived as the end stage of a chronic disease that is spreading most rapidly among blacks and Hispanics. The politics of the HIV epidemic in the 1980s were dominated by four interacting factors: fear and fascination; who had the disease and to whom it seemed...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1991) 16 (3): 605–613.
Published: 01 June 1991
.... Fingarette , H. 1990 . We Should Reject the Disease Concept of Alcoholism. Harvard Medical School Mental Health Letter 6 ( 8 ): 4 -6. Kuhn , T. 1962 . The Structure of Scientific Revolutions. 1st ed. Chicago: University of Chicago press. Stone , D. 1984 . The Disabled State...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1985) 10 (1): 33–80.
Published: 01 February 1985
...Troyen A. Brennan; Robert F. Carter How to evaluate and apply probabilistic scientific evidence that cancer (or other diseases) have been caused by chemical substances (or other environmental agents) constitutes a critical problem which must be addressed by legal institutions. This article analyzes...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1994) 19 (3): 670–673.
Published: 01 June 1994
...Jacqueline Karnell Corn 670 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law David Rorner and Gerald Markowitz. Deadly Dust: Silicosis and the Politics of Occupational Disease in Twentieth-CenturyAmerica. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1991. 229 pp. $29.95 cloth...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (6): 887–914.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Scott L. Greer; Margitta Mätzke Communicable disease control might be one of the oldest and most important functions of the modern state, but it receives very little attention today. This article introduces a special issue on the Europeanization of communicable disease control politics in Europe...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2013) 38 (1): 1–4.
Published: 01 February 2013
... 9 . Editor’s Note The Power of Ideas — Cost Effectiveness, Public Participation, and Fighting Disease As I sit down to write this editorial note, the US presidential campaign is upon us, and we are all deluged with a heavy dose of symbolic...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (6): 935–954.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Heather A. Elliott; David K. Jones; Scott L. Greer Understanding both the current performance of communicable disease control in Europe and the scale of the differences among systems is crucial to understanding its present performance and possible Europeanization. We attempt to identify...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (6): 967–976.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Margitta Mätzke This commentary discusses the causes and consequences of diversity in how European countries organize communicable disease control. Drawing on the historical record of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, it first reviews the main explanations of that diversity...