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J Health Polit Policy Law (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...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (2): 277–288.
Published: 01 April 2010
... Health Bills Cut Costs. New York Times , November 10 . Stone, D. 2009 . Single Payer—Good Metaphor, Bad Politics. Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 34 : 531 –542. Tuohy, C. H. 1999 . Dynamics of a Changing Health Sphere: The United States, Britain, and Canada. Health Affairs...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1997) 22 (3): 897–906.
Published: 01 June 1997
... . Equality in America. Cambridge: Harvard University Press. Walzer , Michael . 1983 . Spheres of Justice. New York: Basic Books. Commentary State Health Policy Analysis: On the Abuse of Metaphor and the...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (4): 531–542.
Published: 01 August 2009
... -775. Single Payer — Good Metaphor, Bad Politics Deborah Stone Dartmouth College Abstract  Health insurance reform requires political solutions...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (4): 850–852.
Published: 01 August 1989
...Deborah A. Stone Susan Sontag, AIDS and Its Metaphors (New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1988), 95 pp., $14.95. Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 850 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law Susan Sontag, AIDS and Its Metlzphors (New York: Farrar, Straus and...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (5): 883–886.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Mark Schlesinger Duke University Press 2006 Coolidge, Archibald. 2000 . Political Metaphors . Iowa City: Maecanes. Howe, Nicholas. 1988 . Metaphor in Contemporary American Political Discourse. Metaphor and Symbolic Activity 3 : 87 -104. Landau, Martin. 1961 . On the Use of...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1997) 22 (3): 721–789.
Published: 01 June 1997
...Thomas R. Oliver; Pamela Paul-Shaheen States are often touted as “laboratories” for developing national solutions to social problems. In this article we examine the appropriateness of this metaphor for comprehensive health care reform and attempt to draw lessons about policy innovation from recent...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (4): 847–863.
Published: 01 August 2016
...—sometimes trespassing into shibboleth and jargon. This etymological journey has co-evolved with the career of David Mechanic to whom this issue of the Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law is devoted. We exploit a provocative metaphor applied to Mechanic's work on the challenges facing medicine as a...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (5): 901–911.
Published: 01 October 2018
... to the nature of comparative reasoning and the inferences that it allows. This article explores the distinctive logics of two forms of comparison: analogies and metaphors. Each offers potentially important insights regarding the performance of the US health care system and appropriate aspirations for...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (4): 852–855.
Published: 01 August 1989
... Copyright © 1989 by Duke University Press 1989 852 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law symptoms, such as weight loss and swollen glands); and “full-blown” AIDS (an- tibodies and enough of the right symptoms on the official list). This metaphor of progressive development...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1983) 8 (1): 178–180.
Published: 01 February 1983
... actual contracts at different levels of agreement. At the most general level, there is a hypothetical social con- tract to develop universal ethical principles. According to Veatch, the contract metaphor can encompass both those who believe that moral principles are discovered and those...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1983) 8 (1): 180–182.
Published: 01 February 1983
... approaches to morality is not fully resolved. The way in which his metaphor of “contract” is used to bring about convergence of diverse views and the way in which such metaphors as “bargaining” may presuppose a different moral universe than deliberation by ‘‘reasonable people’ ’ need further...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (5): 785–802.
Published: 01 October 2005
...: National Institute for Health Care Management. Miller, E. 1979 . Metaphor and Political Knowledge. American Political Science Review 73 : 155 -170. National Center for Health Statistics. 2004 . Health, United States, 2004 . Hyattsville, MD: U.S. Government Printing Office. Sloan, F. A., E...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1989) 14 (4): 871–875.
Published: 01 August 1989
... 843 American Pediatrics: The Social Dynamics of Professionalism, 1880-1980, by Sydney A. Halpern Richard A. Meckel 847 AIDS and Its Metaphors, by Susan Sontag Deborah A. Stone 850 Books Newly Received 852 News and...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (4): 555–562.
Published: 01 August 2005
...- tural norms (Levine et al. 2005). Yet all this analytic potential on the pizza front remains woefully under- used. In this introductory note, we’ll do our part to rectify this neglect. Our use of pizza in this context is a bit less concrete and more metaphorical than the illustrations offered...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1992) 17 (3): 575–583.
Published: 01 June 1992
... and the scientific com- munity characterizes much of the discussion. Central to Nelkin’s argument is “the notion of metaphors, and of language in general, as an active or strategic tool” (p. 11) in reporting. Thus armed, she examines the case of interferon research in the first chapter, from...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2004) 29 (4-5): 969–1004.
Published: 01 October 2004
... is not long on meta- phors. It is therefore all the more striking when one appears. Not until late in the volume does Starr first describe America’s collective commitments as a “public household” (417). And though he is never explicit about his intended meaning, like all metaphors, the term...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1995) 20 (3): 767–781.
Published: 01 June 1995
... control the many resources allocated by health care systems. That contest occurs even in nondemocratic systems, but the organization of pluralist politics allows it to be pursued openly. Conclusions “Three faces of the health care state” is offered as a metaphor to visualize the complexity...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1981) 5 (4): 690–695.
Published: 01 August 1981
... of their becoming the object of total dependence on medical control. It is a plausible hypothesis that the use of metaphors and calculated lies in cases of cancer is intended more to protect the public image of medicine rather than to alleviate the patient’s anxiety and fear of...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2011) 36 (3): 401–411.
Published: 01 June 2011
... Whole Thing — ­ Public and Private — ­Gets Bigger When I was in graduate school back in the mid-­1980s, I had a professor who used a balloon metaphor to describe cost-­containment efforts in the U.S. health care system.11 He would say — ­and show with animated hand motions — ­“If you squeeze...