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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1987) 12 (2): 371–375.
Published: 01 April 1987
...Deborah A. Stone Peter Schuck, Agent Orange on Trial: Mass Toxic Disasters in the Courts (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1986), 347 pp., $25.00 Copyright © 1987 by Duke University Press 1987 Book Reviews 371 Peter Schuck, Agent...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2008) 33 (2): 332–340.
Published: 01 April 2008
...Nancy Wolff Marie Gottschalk. The Prison and the Gallows: The Politics of Mass Incarceration in America. New York: Cambridge University Press. 466 pp. $75.00 cloth; $28.99 paper. © 2008 by Duke University Press 2008 Binswanger, I. A., M. F. Stern, R. A. Deyo, P. J. Heagerty, A...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2000) 25 (3): 451–472.
Published: 01 June 2000
...Paula M. Lantz; Lisa C. Richardson; Lowell E. Sever; Debra J. Macklem; Martha L. Hare; Carlyn E. Orians; Rosemarie Henson Funding for many mass screening programs for low-income and uninsured populations provides resources for screening tests, yet only rarely does it provide coverage for necessary...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2006) 31 (4): 729–772.
Published: 01 August 2006
... Journalism and Mass Communication , Kansas City. Armstrong, Elizabeth M., Daniel P. Carpenter, and Marie Hojnacki. 2006 . The Effect of Published Medical Research upon Media Coverage of Disease: Evidence from a Seven Disease, Twenty-Year Weekly Sample . Princeton University. Unpublished manuscript...
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Published: 01 August 2014
Figure 4 Mass Partisan Support for Clinton and Obama Health Care Plans, over Time   Notes : Change in aggregate levels of support for Clinton (top) and Obama (bottom) health care plans by party identification. While Democratic support remains relatively stable over time, Independent and More
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2011) 36 (6): 1021–1059.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Matthew A. Baum This study assesses the relationship between political partisanship and attitudes and behavior with respect to the H1N1 virus (swine flu) crisis of 2009 in general, and the U.S. mass vaccination program in particular. I argue that even seemingly nonpartisan political issues like...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2014) 39 (6): 1253–1262.
Published: 01 December 2014
...Sarah E. Gollust; Colleen L. Barry; Jeff Niederdeppe; Laura Baum; Erika Franklin Fowler Abstract Many Americans will learn about the implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) through the mass media. We examined geographic variation in the volume and content of mass...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2011) 36 (6): 945–960.
Published: 01 December 2011
...Michael Henderson; D. Sunshine Hillygus Recent debate over the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act highlights the extent of party polarization in Washington. While the partisan divide on this issue is stark among political elites, it is less clear how the mass electorate has responded to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2002) 27 (2): 273–292.
Published: 01 April 2002
..., containment, and emergency health care for mass casualties. However, it is clear that even small-scale CBN incidents—like the recent spread of anthrax spores through the mail—can cause widespread confusion, fear, and psychological stress that have lasting effects on the health of affected communities and on a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2014) 39 (5): 1013–1034.
Published: 01 October 2014
...Kristin Madison; Harald Schmidt; Kevin G. Volpp Abstract Employer interest in offering financial incentives for healthy behaviors has been increasing. Some employers have begun to tie health plan–based rewards or penalties to standards involving tobacco use or biometric measures such as body mass...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2016) 41 (1): 3–40.
Published: 01 February 2016
...Emma E. McGinty; Julia A. Wolfson; Tara Kirk Sell; Daniel W. Webster Abstract Gun violence is a critical public health problem in the United States, but it is rarely at the top of the public policy agenda. The 2012 mass shooting in Newtown, Connecticut, opened a rare window of opportunity to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1986) 11 (4): 671–696.
Published: 01 December 1986
..., mass screening, and safety regulation all became widely accepted strategies for improving health and reducing medical expenditures. By the mid-1980s, the dark side of each strategy became visible. Vaccinations can cause serious and permanent injuries; lifestyle factors are being used to raise insurance...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1988) 13 (4): 723–734.
Published: 01 August 1988
... suggests that a gasoline tax can have similar beneficial influences on reducing highway deaths and injuries. Moreover, if some proceeds of the tax are used to finance mass transit, the regressiviry of the tax can be ameliorated. Copyright © 1988 by Duke University Press 1988 References Allman...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2005) 30 (5): 803–838.
Published: 01 October 2005
... consumerism, advertising, and new forms of mass media; and Progressive reformers' conviction that education was a key component of any solution. The history of the malnutrition crisis presented in this essay synthesizes disparate histories concerning advertising, public health, education,consumerism...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2001) 26 (6): 1325–1352.
Published: 01 December 2001
... since interest groups are increasingly choosing commercial-style mass media campaigns to sway public opinion about health policy issues. Our study revisits the issue of the Harry and Louise campaign's influence on public opinion, comparing the ad campaign's messages to changes in opinion about health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1991) 16 (2): 215–250.
Published: 01 April 1991
... of AIDS shaped the meaning of the epidemic for mass and elite audiences. An examination of nightly news coverage by the three major networks from 1982 to 1989 reveals considerable variability and volatility in their coverage. Topic-driven saturation coverage occurred only during three short periods...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2019) 44 (5): 737–764.
Published: 01 October 2019
... opinion of the ACA and, in some cases, even decreased positive perceptions. Conclusions: The authors' analyses point to the complexities in mass preferences toward the ACA and policy feedback more generally. The slow movement of national ACA support was due partly to state-level variations in policy...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2018) 43 (1): 19–67.
Published: 01 February 2018
...Jacqueline Chattopadhyay Abstract Social Security and Medicare enjoy strong political coalitions within the mass public because middle-class Americans believe they derive benefits from these programs and stand alongside lower-income beneficiaries in defending them from erosion. By pooling data from...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1992) 17 (1): 39–70.
Published: 01 February 1992
... short by the impending deadline for payments by the elderly, January 1990. Outright repeal rather than modification was the result. Our study confirms earlier studies, which show that trends of opinionin this case that of senior citizens over 65 years of agecould be forecast from mass media stories, and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1982) 7 (3): 761–764.
Published: 01 June 1982
.... Cambridge, Mass.: Abt Books, 1981. $24.00 Health of the Elderly An Easier Way: Handbook for the elderly and handicapped. By Jean Vieth Sargent. 220 pp. Ames, Iowa: Iowa State University Press, 1981. $10.50 Aging and the Elderly: Humanistic perspecives in gerontology. Edited by...