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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1989) 14 (2): 431–433.
Published: 01 April 1989
...Patricia M. Alt Eloise Rathbone-McCuan and Betty Havens, eds., North American Elders: United States and Canadian Perspectives (New York: Greenwood Press, 1988), 298 pp. Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 Book Reviews 431 serious...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2007) 32 (6): 1005–1041.
Published: 01 December 2007
...Ann Bookman; Mona Harrington Based on two years of fieldwork, conducted between March 2003 and March 2005 in the health care industry of the northeastern United States, this study shows that the work of family caregivers of elders goes far beyond previously recognized care in the home to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2015) 40 (1): 101–164.
Published: 01 February 2015
..., self-efficacy, and health systems — relevant for understanding the relationship between political participation and health. Elder women demonstrated the greatest sense of self-efficacy and as a group cited the largest number of successful health advocacy efforts. Participation in an associated...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2007) 32 (6): 1067–1069.
Published: 01 December 2007
... elder care. Her book Starting in Our Own Backyards: How Working Families Can Build Community and Survive the New Economy (2004) extends the discourse on work-family integration to include issues of community involvement and civil society. She also coauthored the Family Caregiver Handbook...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1991) 16 (1): 189–192.
Published: 01 February 1991
... and The Family Life ofold People. So he comes out of a tradition of politically relevant so- ciology, which he and his collaborator, Hazel Qureshi, cany on. Their study addresses a range of important elements in elder care. First, the elderly and their families desire separate households and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 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 References Elder , Charles D. , and Roger W...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1996) 21 (2): 380–385.
Published: 01 April 1996
... five trends dominate current policy and program debate with respect to health care for persons aged sixty-five or older. s Health care financing and organization have moved rapidly toward various forms of participant, payment, risk, and utilization manage- ment. s As elders are becoming...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1996) 21 (2): 385–386.
Published: 01 April 1996
... special populations such as elders of color, rural residents, and persons with disabilities. HMOs and the Elderly presents some of the most current research on Medicare risk-contract plans, but rapid change in the context and direc- tion of health system financing and organizational restructuring...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2006) 31 (6): 1129–1149.
Published: 01 December 2006
...-sector hospitals. 1. Each plan contributes an amount that it would pay if the ratio of elderly enrolled were the same as the national mean. For example, a plan in which elders compose 3 percent of the enrolled with expenditures amounting to $2 million must contribute five times this amount...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1993) 18 (1): 241–243.
Published: 01 February 1993
... designed to protect elders against abuse, like mandatory reporting, elder protective services, and direct services, but the lack of resources to evaluate these strategies severely limits efforts to gauge their usefulness. Reviews 243 Stark and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1989) 14 (2): 428–431.
Published: 01 April 1989
... is essential for the theoretical development of our field. Roosevelt University Leonard Robins University of Minnesota Charles Backstrom Eloise Rathbone-McCuan and Betty Havens, eds., North American Elders: United States arld Canadian...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1993) 18 (1): 247–251.
Published: 01 February 1993
... care giving for segments of the population, but that to accommodate elder care as well as child care responsibilities a restructuring of gender roles and the workplace is required. Edith Geronimus Walsh, Brandeis University...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1986) 11 (3): 546–548.
Published: 01 June 1986
... the Cobb-Elder book Participation in American Pol- itics, which was an early examination of this aspect of the policy process. Roche- fort’s work is distinguished from Cobb-Elder, Light, and Kingdon by his view that public images of the recipients are the most significant variable shaping...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1984) 9 (1): 41–62.
Published: 01 February 1984
... to HMO enrollment of older patients, particularly in the context of current HMO and Medicare legis- lation. The paper begins with a discussion of factors that presently discour- age HMO enrollment of elders, follows with a discussion of current reforms de- signed to address these...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1997) 22 (3): 913–921.
Published: 01 June 1997
... 10003. The Cornell University Medical Center received $78,300 for the project “Predic- tors of Elder Maltreatment” in 1996. The specific aims of the project are to identify risk factors for elder maltreatment (EM) in an observational cohort of community- living elders and to develop a stratification...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1989) 14 (4): 871–875.
Published: 01 August 1989
... Response, by Sandra Panem Charles Backstrom 428 North American Elders: United States and Canadian Perspectives, edited by Eloise Rathbone-McCuan and Betty Havens Patricia M. Alt 431 Financing Rural Health Care, by LaVonne Straub and Norman...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2006) 31 (1): 229–232.
Published: 01 February 2006
... 2006 Books Received Aging Cancer and Elders of Color: Opportunities for Reducing Health Disparities: Evi- dence Review and Recommendations for Research and Policy. John A. Capitman, Sarita Bhalotra, and Mathilda Ruwe. Burlington, VT...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2007) 32 (4): 749–751.
Published: 01 August 2007
.... Elder Abuse and Mistreatment: Policy, Practice, and Research. M. Joanna Mellor, ed. Binghamton, NY: Haworth Press, 2006. 263 pp. $49.94 cloth; $29.95 paper. Family and Aging Policy. Francis G. Caro, ed. Binghamton, NY: Haworth Press, 2006. 229 pp. $39.95 cloth; $19.95 paper. Handbook of Social...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1996) 21 (2): 376–380.
Published: 01 April 1996
... toward various forms of participant, payment, risk, and utilization manage- ment. s As elders are becoming better informed about health issues, they are expecting meaningful choices and more responsive providers. s The complex health and social care needs of elders and others with...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1991) 16 (4): 835–837.
Published: 01 August 1991
... Brotman, David Hutson, Irving Sil- verman, and Frederic Suffet. Westport, CT: Praeger, 1991. 192 pp. $39.95 cloth. Elder Mistreatment: Deciding Who Is at Risk. Tanya Fusco Johnson. Westport. CT: Greenwood. 1991. 216 pp. $39.95 cloth. FamiBased Palliative Care. Edited by Jane Marie Kirschling...