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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1991) 16 (4): 830–833.
Published: 01 August 1991
...Eric T. Juengst Philip R. Reilly. The Surgical Solution: A History of Involuntary Sterilization in the United States. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1991. 190 pp. $19.95 cloth. Copyright © 1991 by Duke University Press 1991 830 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1986) 11 (1): 41–66.
Published: 01 February 1986
... been denied voluntary admission to a state hospital prior to the killing, resulted in an increase in involuntary admissions in the county where it occurred a full year before the standards were revised. The law itself had the effect of increasing commitments throughout the state, reducing the levels of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1987) 12 (2): 343–360.
Published: 01 April 1987
...Karolynn Siegel; Peter Tuckel The contemporary approach to suicide prevention relies primarily on involuntary commitment of the suicidal individual. While there is generally widespread acceptance of the principle of society's right, even its moral obligation, to intervene to prevent a suicide...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1986) 11 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 February 1986
... indicates that workers in hazardous positions are more likely to face involuntary job loss than are those in safe positions. These workers may be particularly sensitive to political arguments that efforts to reduce exposure to toxins in the workplace and the general environment are responsible for layoffs...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1981) 6 (2): 285–302.
Published: 01 April 1981
...James S. Wunsch; Larry L. Teply; Joel Zimmerman; Geoffrey W. Peters This article applies street-level bureaucracy theories to “coping” patterns of behavior that developed in an involuntary commitment system. Daily procedures and routines of five Nebraska county boards of mental health and the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2004) 29 (3): 491–514.
Published: 01 June 2004
... household surveys conducted by the Center for Studying Health System Change. Results show significant intergroup differences in propensity for switching usual source of care for voluntary or involuntary reasons related to insurance, rural residency, age, income, race, and ethnicity. Policy implications of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1983) 7 (4): 968–970.
Published: 01 August 1983
... provision of service to involuntary clients. Section 3 examines the strategies and routines that street-level bureaucracies adopt in response to these conditions. Here Lipsky considers, among other things, various techniques for rationing services. A final section probes issues of reform in an...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1996) 21 (4): 769–804.
Published: 01 August 1996
... . Community Mental Health: A General Introduction, 2d ed. Monterey, CA: Brooks/Cole. Boorstin , R. O. 1986 . City Planning 20 Percent Increase in Beds for Psychiatric Patients. New York Times, 27 July, p. A25. Brakel , S. J. 1985 . Involuntary Hospitalization. In The Mentally Disabled and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2018) 43 (2): 185–228.
Published: 01 April 2018
... policy proposals to restrict access to firearms among individuals with SMI. Under a federal law that has been in place since 1968, people who have been involuntary committed to inpatient psychiatric treatment or adjudicated mentally incompetent are prohibited from purchasing and possessing firearms...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1980) 5 (2): 193–198.
Published: 01 April 1980
... to document and justify stan- dards of practice. So deep is the mistrust of professionals among certain segments of society that, until now, traditional mechanisms for monitoring standards of practice have been viewed with suspicion. Thus, involuntary commitment statutes are suspected as...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2006) 31 (6): 1075–1106.
Published: 01 December 2006
... Disparities for People of Color. Health Affairs 22 ( 5 ): 51 -64. Allen, M., and V. F. Smith. 2001 . Opening Pandora's Box: The Practical and Legal Dangers of Involuntary Outpatient Commitment. Psychiatric Services 52 : 342 -346. Bonnie, R. J., and J. Monahan. 2005 . From Coercion to Contract...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1987) 12 (3): 537–550.
Published: 01 June 1987
... psychosis and involuntary melancholia, afford better prospects for recovery than certain other psychotic conditions. It so happens, that the incidence of the purely affective disorders at present resident in Westminster Hospital is extremely low. . . . This does not depress us in the least...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2003) 28 (5): 883–926.
Published: 01 October 2003
... time for economic reasons (our involuntary part-time measure). The esti- mates using the latter definition shift some part-time workers to full-time employees though they work part-time hours. Data The data are pooled from the 1988 and 1993 Employee Benefits Supple- ments to the Current...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1991) 16 (1): 119–120.
Published: 01 February 1991
.... 119 120 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law health centers have been denied hospital admitting privileges despite their high levels of training and education and cannot locate a staff physician who will accept their referrals. We know that these causes of involuntary travel...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1986) 11 (3): 563–565.
Published: 01 June 1986
... Surgeon General of the United States. In the latter capacity (15 years ago) he was the first person to publicly raise the issue of the risks of involuntary smoking. Joe B. Tye holds an M.B.A. from Stanford University. A hospital administrator, he is also the Founder and President of Stop Teenage...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1986) 11 (2): 215–230.
Published: 01 April 1986
... through gross care- lessness or disregard for the consequences of failing to act could support charges of involuntary manslaughter.l5 In the case of a defective infant, withholding es- sential care would appear to present a possible case of homicide by omission on the part of parents...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1980) 5 (3): 514–522.
Published: 01 June 1980
..., and with it the doctrine that associated competency with involuntary commitment. Within the past ten years, through legislation in various states such as the Lanterman-Petris Short Act (1%9), certain kinds of “noncustomary” treatments (e.g., psychosurgery-especially...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1984) 9 (2): 291–313.
Published: 01 April 1984
... psychiatric patients. Constitutional rights involve the explicit constitutional rights (e.g., free speech, due process) which are not lost due to statutes concerning either voluntary or involuntary commitment to a mental hospital. Fundamental rights (e.g., freedom to choose a job and a spouse) are...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1983) 8 (1): 120–143.
Published: 01 February 1983
... and morbidity risks are encountered. For example, the degree to which such risks are perceived as involuntary , unknown , uncontrollable , poten- tially catastrophic, or wrongly imposed has been shown to affect attitudes toward their acceptability or relative valuation.8 Despite the effects of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2007) 32 (3): 535–538.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Ramesh Raghavan Pete Earley. Crazy: A Father's Search through America's Mental Health Madness. New York: G. P. Putnam, 2006. 372 pp. $25.95 cloth; $15.00 paper. Duke University Press 2007 Allen, M., and V. F. Smith. 2001 . Opening Pandora's Box: The Practical and Legal Dangers of Involuntary...