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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1999) 24 (5): 1230–1237.
Published: 01 October 1999
...Jacob S. Hacker Richard Kronick and Joy de Beyer. Medicare HMOs: Making Them Work for the Chronically Ill . Chicago: Health Administration Press, 1999. 249 pp. $40.00 paper. Copyright © 1999 by Duke University Press 1999 References Congressional Budget Office (CBO). 1998 . The Economic and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1980) 5 (2): 193–198.
Published: 01 April 1980
...Harvey Shwed Copyright © 1980 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1980 Guest Editorial Social Policy and the Rights of the Mentally Ill: Time for Re-examination Harvey Shwed, Psychiatric Institute, Saint Michaels Medical Center Mental health experts...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1983) 7 (4): 808–845.
Published: 01 August 1983
... approach to treating the mentally ill with a nontraditional community-based approach. The research reported here supports the hypothesis that hospitalization of the mentally ill is, except for emergencies, less effective than community-based treatment of approximately equal cost. The research also confirms...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1984) 9 (1): 179–181.
Published: 01 February 1984
...Marshall B. Kapp Henry A. Foley and Steven S. Sharfstein, Madness and Government: Who Cares for the Mentally Ill? (Washington, D.C.: American Psychiatric Press, 1983), 283 pp., $19.95 Copyright © 1984 by the Department of Health Administration, Duke University 1984 Book Reviews 179 then...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1992) 17 (4): 899–928.
Published: 01 August 1992
...Ellen Jane Hollingsworth In comparing the development and strength of community-based services for the chronically mentally ill in the United States, Germany, and the United Kingdom, I analyze how the structure of each country's general medical system has influenced services for the chronically...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1979) 4 (3): 507–521.
Published: 01 June 1979
...Deborah A. Stone This article argues that the concept of illness has certain properties that make it a convenient administrative device for managing a need-based redis-tributive system in a society whose primary distributive system is based on work. These properties—cultural acceptance of illness...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2018) 43 (2): 185–228.
Published: 01 April 2018
...Emma E. McGinty; Howard H. Goldman; Bernice A. Pescosolido; Colleen L. Barry Abstract In the ongoing national policy debate about how to best address serious mental illness (SMI), a major controversy among mental health advocates is whether drawing public attention to an apparent link between SMI...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1998) 23 (2): 402–404.
Published: 01 April 1998
...Sandra J. Tanenbaum David A. Karp. Speaking of Sadness: Depression, Disconnection, and the Meanings of Illness. New York: Oxford University Press, 1996. 274 pp. $12.95 paper. Copyright © 1998 by Duke University Press 1998 402 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law Skocpol, T. 1992...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1989) 14 (3): 565–585.
Published: 01 June 1989
... called the illness episode approach, we modeled the out-of-pocket costs associated with thirteen illnesses of varying severity for beneficiaries with traditional Medicare coverage only and for beneficiaries who join one of two Los Angeles HMOs which charge no additional premium. The typical total charges...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2010) 35 (6): 921–959.
Published: 01 December 2010
...Sarah E. Gollust; Paula M. Lantz; Peter A. Ubel Despite the salience of health disparities in media and policy discourse, little previous research has investigated if imagery associating an illness with a certain racial group influences public perceptions. This study evaluated the influence of the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1985) 10 (1): 194–195.
Published: 01 February 1985
...Barbara Brenzel Gerald N. Grob, Mental Illness and American Society, 1875–1940 (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1983), 428 pp., $25.00 Copyright © 1985 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1985 194 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law and other professional...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1994) 19 (4): 729–751.
Published: 01 August 1994
...Michael D. Rosko; Caryl E. Carpenter We examined the relationship between variations in intra-DRG severity of illness classifications and hospital profitability. Unlike in previous studies, we created a direct hospital-level measure of severity, formed from MedisGroup severity scores. We estimated...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2000) 25 (4): 787–792.
Published: 01 August 2000
...Uta Gerhardt David B. Morris. Illness and Culture in the Postmodern Age . Berkeley: University of California Press, 1998. 345 pp. $27.50 cloth. © 2000 by Duke University Press 2000 Bruner, J. 1990 . Acts of Meaning . Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Gerhardt, U. 1989 . Ideas about...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1995) 20 (3): 816–819.
Published: 01 June 1995
...David Rosner Daniel M. Fox. Power and Illness: The Failure and Future of American Health Policy . Berkeley: University of California Press, 1993. 183 pp. $20.00 cloth. Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 References Annual Report of the Department of Health of the City of New York...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2000) 25 (2): 309–342.
Published: 01 April 2000
...Kevin T. Stroupe; Eleanor D. Kinney; Thomas J. J. Kniesner Although chronically ill individuals need protection against high medical expenses, they often have difficulty obtaining adequate insurance coverage due to medical underwriting practices used to classify and price risks and to define and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1991) 16 (3): 605–613.
Published: 01 June 1991
.... Philadelphia: Temple University press. Vaillant , G. 1990 . We Should Retain the Disease Concept of Alcoholism. Harvard Medical School Mental Health Letter 6 ( 9 ): 4 -6. Books Review Essay Disease or Illness: Alcoholism as Social Metaphor Herbert Fingarette. Heavy Drinking: The Myth...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2005) 30 (3): 523–529.
Published: 01 June 2005
...Beth Angell Allan V. Horwitz. Creating Mental Illness. Chicago:University of Chicago Press, 2002. 289 pp. $32.50 cloth, $18.00 paper. © 2005 by Duke University Press 2005 Beutler, L. E., P. P. P. Machado, and S. A. Neufeldt. 1994 . Therapist Variables. In Handbook of Psychotherapy and Behavior...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2002) 27 (5): 773–800.
Published: 01 October 2002
... illness. This stigma produces more negative attitudes on policy issues related to persons with mental illness such as government spending for mental health. However,group identification, as defined by personal experience or a family member who has experienced a mental illness, may have a strong effect on...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2016) 41 (4): 541–558.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Sherry Glied; Richard G. Frank Abstract Mental illnesses provide a difficult set of challenges to American health and social institutions. Those challenges have been a continuous concern of David Mechanic's over the course of his career. In this article we trace the development of modern economic...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1980) 5 (2): 250–276.
Published: 01 April 1980
...Carla Dowben Natural Death Acts have been enacted in eight states in an effort to permit terminally ill patients an opportunity to refuse extraordinary therapeutic measures. In part, these laws reflect fear of a painful, lingering terminal illness which actually occurs in a very small minority of...