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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1990) 15 (2): 319–339.
Published: 01 April 1990
...Michael Lipsky; Marc A. Thibodeau In this paper we review the major outlines of domestic food programs, assess their adequacy, and recommend ways to improve the relationship between food programs and hunger relief. In the Food Stamp Program we treat problems of outreach, coverage and the adequacy...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1990) 15 (2): 475–477.
Published: 01 April 1990
... Technology. His research has focused on political strategies of relatively powerless groups, on police, schools, welfare offices, and other public-service bureaucracies, on the politics of nonprofit organization, and on hunger and homelessness in the United States. Books he has written include...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1999) 24 (3): 641–643.
Published: 01 June 1999
..., 1998. 321 pp. $40.00 cloth. Miracle Food Cures from the Bible. Reese Dubin. Paramus, NJ: Prentice-Hall, 1998. 319 pp. $14.00 paper. World Hunger: Twelve Myths. 2d ed. Frances Moore Lappé, Joseph Collins, and Peter Rosset. New York: Grove Press, 1998. 280 pp. $13.00 paper. ...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1999) 24 (5): 1245–1247.
Published: 01 October 1999
... California Press, 1999. 257 pp. $45.00 cloth; $17.95 paper. Toward an End to Hunger in America. Peter K. Eisinger. Washington, DC: Brookings Institution, 1998. 177 pp. $39.95 cloth; $16.95 paper. Who’s Not Working and Why: Employment, Cognitive Skills, Wages, and the Chang- ing U.S. Labor Market...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1991) 16 (2): 422–424.
Published: 01 April 1991
.... New York: Summit Books, 1990. 304 pp. $19.95 cloth. 424 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law Mummies of the Pharaohs: Modern Medical Investigations. Maurice Bu- caille. New York: St. Martin’s, 1990. 236 pp. $18.95 cloth. Politics and Policy Breakthroughs on Hunger: A...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2013) 38 (4): 645–681.
Published: 01 August 2013
... Press 2013 This work was supported by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (grant number 63384). Colgrove was also supported by the Greenwall Foundation's Faculty Scholars in Bioethics Program. All views expressed herein are solely our own. We are grateful to Aurora DeMattia, Mary Hunger, and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1985) 10 (2): 406–407.
Published: 01 April 1985
...., $24.00 The food stamp program has been one of the great triumphs of American social policy. Although the country has witnessed the re-emergence of hunger in recent years, the food stamp program remains one of the most vital of the broadly focused public health programs in the United States...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1999) 24 (2): 396–399.
Published: 01 April 1999
.... Lu Ann Aday, et al. Chicago: Health Administration, 1998. 300 pp. $42.00 paper. First World Hunger: Food Security and Welfare Politics. Graham Riches, ed. New York: St. Martin’s, 1998. 213 pp. $22.95 paper. Health Policy. James Warner Björkman and Christa Altenstetter, eds. Northhampton, MA...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1985) 10 (2): 420–423.
Published: 01 April 1985
... Hunger and History: The impact of changing food production and consumption pcitterns on society. By Robert I. Rotberg and Theodore K. Rabb. 336 pp. Cambridge: Cam- bridge University Press, 1985. $34.50, hardcover; $11.95, paperback Introduction to Environmental Health. By Daniel S. Blumenthal...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1985) 9 (4): 725–726.
Published: 01 August 1985
... brief, are based on Alan Enthoven’s plan of competing physicians and hospitals being paid a fixed amount for each subscriber. 726 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law The reader hungers for more explanation, but there is no time for such in this book, flitting as it does from...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1997) 22 (5): 1309–1312.
Published: 01 October 1997
.... Gail E. Henderson, Nancy M. P. King, Ronald P. Strauss, Sue E. Estroff, and Larry R. Churchill, eds. Durham: Duke University Press, 1997. 516 pp. $79.95 cloth, $29.95 paper. Politics and Policy Fatal Extraction (Galleys). Mark Carl Rom. Jossey-Bass. First World Hunger: Food Security and Welfare...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1999) 24 (1): 211–213.
Published: 01 February 1999
... public opinion in making recent social policy, and how the combination of widening ideological divisions, sophisticated public relations techniques, and the media’s hunger for stories about political conflict drive policy decisions. Howard M. Leichter is chairperson and professor of political science...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2016) 41 (3): 453–461.
Published: 01 June 2016
... combat childhood obesity. In the same year the federal government committed $4.5 billion to child nutrition programs over a ten-year period under the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act. The legislation directs the USDA to set nutrition standards for all food served in schools, which in essence empowers the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1995) 20 (4): 1088–1092.
Published: 01 August 1995
... Carolina Insight, March 1995: The Health of Minority Citizens in North Car- olina. Edited by Mike McLaughlin. Raleigh: North Carolina Center for Public Pol- icy Research, 1995. 120 pp. $12.00 paper. Overcoming Global Hunger: Proceedings of a Conference. Edited by Ismail Ser- ageldin and Pierre Landell...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1994) 19 (4): 925–929.
Published: 01 August 1994
... Development in Northeast Brazil. Judith Tendler. Washington, DC: World Bank, 1993. 123 pp. $7.95 paper. The Quiet Revolutionaries: A Look at the Campaign by Agricultural Scientists to Fight Hunger. David Wigg. Washington, DC: World Bank, 1993. 51 pp. $6.95 paper. Jwmalr Contemporary...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1995) 20 (4): 1025–1031.
Published: 01 August 1995
... only at selected social conditions, which, in the author’s eye, could be altered without any serious social transformation). This was the case with many early-nineteenth-century practitioners who identified exces- sive work or hunger as key causes of disease. Moreover, for some of them, hunger...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1979) 3 (4): 519–554.
Published: 01 August 1979
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1990) 15 (2): 253–257.
Published: 01 April 1990
... are in a par- adoxical position: there are political rewards for medicalizing social disadvantages (such as poverty, hunger, and addictions) and social vulnerabilities (such as old age and childhood), but there are also political dangers. Advocates have to work hard to portray their clientele...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1990) 15 (2): 435–439.
Published: 01 April 1990
... political coalition which might address it (at which point, he implies, deep thinking evaporates into despair). Similarly, homelessness, hunger, and childhood poverty await political coalitions more than policy con- ceptions. The problem has been reversed: from the public sector’s imperialism, which...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1986) 11 (3): 548–551.
Published: 01 June 1986
... breaking along an unexamined, unseen and unchanging coastline. Some of us have been hungering for some intelligent ap- proach-something to widen the field of our confused discourse. And here is Phil Brown’s book with an almost cosmic zoom. The last quarter of a century of mental health history...