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J Health Polit Policy Law (2021) 46 (5): 761–783.
Published: 01 October 2021
...Sara Rosenbaum; Morgan Handley; Rebecca Morris; Maria Casoni Abstract Context: The racial health equity implications of the Trump administration's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Methods: We focus on four key health care policy decisions made by the administration in response to the public...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 803–839.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Julia F. Lynch; Isabel M. Perera Abstract In this article we explore systematically the different conceptions of health equity in key national health policy documents in the United States, the United Kingdom, and France. We find substantial differences across the three countries...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (3): 438–442.
Published: 01 June 2010
...Rongal D. Nikora; Deborah R. McFarlane World Health Organization Commission on Social Determinants of Health. Closing the Gap in a Generation: Health Equity through Action on the Social Determinants of Health . Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization, 2008. 246 pp. $40.00 paper, or free...
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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
... to the vital importance of a legal framework designed to move the nation toward greater health equity. Copyright © 2017 by Duke University Press 2017 health equity Civil Rights Act Title VI Enacted as part of the watershed Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title VI prohibits discrimination...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 789–801.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Keith Wailoo Abstract This article examines the history of concepts and frames (such as “equity” or “disparities”) and how these frames have guided public policies and explanations about differences in health across the population. Considering the emblematic case of cancer, which has stimulated...
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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 (2006) 31 (1): 33–50.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Patricia M. Pittman In an attempt to better understand the complex and sometimes tenuous relationship between health equity research and health policy, we undertook a collaborative comparison of six case studies with researchers from the United States, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, China...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (5): 831–845.
Published: 01 October 2020
...-standing public programs with an existing track record related to health equity. In this article, we discuss seven ACA provisions with regard to their intended and realized impact on social inequalities in health, focusing primarily on socioeconomic and racial/ethnic disparities. Arriving at its 10th...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (6): 983–995.
Published: 01 December 2020
...Julia Lynch Abstract The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed starkly and publicly the close interconnections between social and economic equality, health equity, and population health. To better understand what social policies would best promote population health, economic recovery, and preparedness...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (6): 921–935.
Published: 01 December 2020
... by the virus appears to be much greater in black and other racial/ethnic minority populations, within homeless and incarcerated populations, and in lower-income communities in general. The reality is that the United States is ill equipped to realize health equity in prevention and control efforts for any type...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2023) 48 (2): 299–306.
Published: 01 April 2023
... of entrenchment for health equity and policy is the focus of this special issue. Though the six articles presented here range widely in their substantive foci, they circle around a number of core questions. Why should advocates, policy makers, and scholars care about entrenchment? How is entrenchment politics...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2023) 48 (2): 131–133.
Published: 01 April 2023
..., with significant consequences for health equity and other social outcomes. Most of the time, actors who participate in the policy-making process take existing rules, institutions, and norms as given. They pursue incremental goals, knowing that victories and defeats are usually temporary and that the battle...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 739–748.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Alan B. Cohen; Colleen M. Grogan; Jedediah N. Horwitt Abstract This special issue of the Journal is devoted to understanding the many roads that lead toward achieving health equity. The eleven articles in the issue portray an America that is struggling with the clash between its historical ideal...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 985–993.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Colleen M. Grogan Abstract This commentary reviews the many different ways the Affordable Care Act (ACA) explicitly and implicitly attempted to improve health equity, and then assesses how the Republican proposal to repeal and replace the ACA (the proposed American Health Care Act) would impact...
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Published: 01 October 2017
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2024) 49 (3): 403–427.
Published: 01 June 2024
.... The consequences of COVID-19 for health equity have been a central concern in public health, and the concept of health equity has also been beset by partisan polarization. In this article, the authors present and discuss nationally representative survey data from 2023 on US public perceptions of disparities...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (2-3): 552–556.
Published: 01 June 2003
... . Commentary presented at the meeting Globalization and Human Development, Bellagio Study and Conference Center, Italy , 25–29 May. United Nations Development Program (UNDP). 1997 . China: Human Development Report . Beijing:UNDP. Whitehead, M. 1992 . The Concepts and Principles of Equity and Health...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (1): 51–70.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Richard Freeman At the center of the politics of health equity, in many countries and circumstances, stands a signal report of research. This article is concerned with what might be described as the architecture of such documents, including how they are produced and organized and the relationships...